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Quality and the new NHS

01 June 2000

Learning Disability Practice

CPD

In this article, the authors explore the concept of quality in health care and examine in detail some of the methods currently being used to assess and improve it.

Quality and the new NHS

01 May 2000

Emergency Nurse

CPD

Aims and intended learning outcomes The aim of this article is to increases nurses’ awareness of issues and methods involved in quality improvement in a healthcare...

Quality and the new NHS

01 June 2000

Mental Health Practice

CPD

Aims and intended learning outcomes The aim of this article is to increases nurses’ awareness of issues and methods involved in quality improvement in a healthcare...

Accountability in the NHS

28 December 2012

Nursing Management

Feature

In the first three articles in this series, we looked at the various components of good governance and how nurse leaders can create cultures and systems to promote...

Insider/outsider partnerships in an ethnographic study of shared governance

22 March 2000

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

The benefits of research being undertaken by more than one researcher cannot be underestimated. Having one researcher with intimate knowledge of the organisation and...

Quality and the new NHS

08 September 1999

Nursing Standard

CPD

In this article, the authors explore the concept of quality in health care and examine in detail some of the methods currently being used to assess and improve it.

Clinical governance for nurses: smoking cessation interventions

20 June 2001

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim To raise clinical governance issues by drawing on a Health Education Authority-sponsored review of the style, form and effect of a smoking cessation service in...

The nursing view of clinical governance

20 March 2002

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

This article outlines the findings from three RCN discussion groups, which aimed to gain an understanding of how nurses were responding to clinical governance and to...

Non-pharmacological interventions for insomnia

01 March 2003

Mental Health Practice

General

Implementing evidence based practice in inpatient settings is a challenge. However, approaches can be developed to address this. This article provides an...

Robust data enables managers to promote good practice

26 November 2012

Nursing Management

Feature

This is the third in a series of articles examining the components of good corporate governance. The effective and efficient use of information and sources of...
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