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Angela Cheesmond

The importance of getting student nurses into practice placements

After receiving recognition for her role as a mentor, Angela Cheesmond explains why there...

The diversity of community nursing

Prolific community nurse Jayne Sankey has more than 30 years of primary care under her belt...

'The autonomy of my role in primary care keeps me on my toes'...

Practice nurse Paula Cannon, who works at the Nelson Medical Practice in Wimbledon,...

Hypodermic needle being inserted into patients arm at a clinic

'People think practice nursing is solitary but I'm part of a team of...

Fay Codona explains how a placement in her final year led her to join Carlisle Healthcare in...

Spearheading a technological revolution in district nursing

Award-winning district nurse Paul Crank reflects on how he ensured connectivity across care...

Empowering nurses to choose practice nursing

Practice nurse, Ifrah Ahmed has experienced a variety of working environments on ward...

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Liz Alderton

'Ignoring the early criticism was the best thing for my career'...

A regular on Radio 4, district nurse team lead and specialist community practice teacher at...

Award winning nurse leader wants you to challenge the typical medical model and...

Tanya Strange pioneered a prescription for loneliness – after findings suggested elderly...

Helen Ballinger

Discovering a different side to the NHS

After 32 years in nursing, Helen Ballinger talks about her new role as clinical...

'Never forget why you became a nurse'...

Advanced nurse practitioner Lucy Archer began her training in French and European studies,...

Nicola Thomas

I always ask myself: ‘Have we given it our best shot?’

Nicola Thomas – the first UK nurse with a renal specialty to be appointed professor of...

Jane Scullion

Dare to dream

Jane Scullion, nurse consultant, joint regional clinical respiratory lead for the East...

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