Nursing Older People
An older people's nurse has co-authored resources to help people with dementia stay safe
Clapping from doorsteps, windows and balconies begins at 8pm
Frequently asked questions on issues such as self-isolation, sick pay and redeployment
Reports some front-line nurses have been told to cope without PPE when supplies run low
1.7% pay rise a 'little bit of cheer' during COVID-19 pandemic
Mary Seacole among figures requested by petition and social media posts
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Medicines optimisation can help ensure appropriate polypharmacy
Two nurses devised single-use oral hygiene kit that hangs on patients’ bedsides
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Link enables nurses to triage people in care and nursing homes, reducing hospital admissions
Polypharmacy puts many older people at risk of serious side effects
The Dementia Carers’ Support Service helps carers draw on the experience of volunteers
The service helped Loretta Peck care for her father – and prompted her to become a nurse
Blurring organisational boundaries and how we share information are among the changes
How Commitment to Carers award nominees have shared their work and inspired others
Nurses need to debunk the myths about weight and appetite in older age
An Admiral Nurse explains how she uses hospice placements to deepen students’ understanding
Innovative resource helps nursing students improve children’s awareness of the condition
A student reflects on building a nurse-patient relationship with a hospice patient
Misunderstood role is no mere stepping stone – it has a distinctive place in the nursing team
Kellie Owen, winner of the 2019 Richard Tompkins Nurse Development Scholarship, on influencing the culture of care homes
Admiral Nurse Sarah Oakwood on her ‘musts’ for working with older people