Healthcare workers cannot plug nurse shortage gaps
Richard Henry Lecturer in cancer nursing, Queen’s University Belfast
You do not have to be a nurse to provide care and support for people with cancer. In an arrangement that largely works well, most people with cancer live at home ably assisted by family and friends with low-level input from healthcare professionals.
Cancer Nursing Practice. 16, 9,5-5. doi: 10.7748/cnp.16.9.5.s1