Don’t be afraid to give prison nursing a try
Lynne Pearce Freelance health journalist
Prisons can be dangerous places, but the risks are known and planned for. And with prison healthcare often nurse led, there is a lot more to the role than people may realise
If you’ve never considered prison nursing or discounted it as dangerous, it’s time to think again, says Ben Tolley, who is responsible for healthcare across eight prison sites in Northamptonshire and neighbouring counties.
Nursing Standard. 32, 12, 38-39. doi: 10.7748/ns.32.12.38.s32