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Care home support nurse

Nurses in primary care will need to adapt their ways of working due to the increasing number of frail older patients, says Anne-Marie Adams

Nurses in primary care will need to adapt their ways of working due to the increasing number of frail older patients, says Anne-Marie Adams

What is your job?

As part of a wider care home support team in Wokingham, Berkshire, I help the staff in care homes, both nursing and residential, to give the best possible care to their residents. Over my five and a half years of doing this, the role has evolved to meet the needs of the staff and the residents.

Now I also take referrals and hold a caseload of patients whose care and management staff find challenging and complex.

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