Changes and challenges: 30 years of senior nursing
Posted 13 September 2017
If you could turn back time, would you? Senior nurses today may have more influence than their 1987 counterparts, but they are also working in a complex system under huge pressure
Hierarchies flattened, patients armed with information from the internet, higher education for nurses, a digital revolution and millennials in the workforce – all part of the world of nursing in 2017. But how did we get here? In particular, how have senior nurse roles changed over the lifetime of Nursing Standard?