Nursing studies

How to stay out of trouble when using social media

Avoid getting caught up in a Twitter pile-on – or worse – with our social media guide

Avoid getting caught up in a Twitter pile-on or worse by reading our social media guide for students

With the move to online learning during the COVID-19 pandemic, social media use among nursing students has increased.

Many are using platforms such as Twitter and Facebook to seek out nursing communities, share best practice and connect with others.

Could your social media use land you in hot water?

Some of us, however, are advised by our universities not to use social media the fear is that we could come under scrutiny from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) if we use it in an unprofessional way. This can leave students feeling scared about the repercussions of unprofessional


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