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How clinical champions can improve quality

01 March 2008

Nursing Management


HEALTHCARE ASSOCIATED infections (HCAIs) impede the ability of trusts to deliver high quality services, and cost the UK around £1 billion a year (Plowman et al...

The ward sister/charge nurse as ‘on site’ manager

28 May 1997

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

The traditional role of ward sister/charge nurse has been redefined as ward manager with the devolving of many new responsibilities, including acting as ‘on site’...

Tensions within management roles in healthcare organisations

Nursing Management

evidence & practice

Aim Aim This article reports the results of a study that gives an insight into ward leaders' perspectives of their leadership role and explores how they deliver...

A study of complaints by patients of different age groups in an NHS trust

12 July 1995

Nursing Standard

Clinical research management

A study was undertaken in an NHS trust general hospital to determine if older or younger patients submitted more complaints, and if differences existed in the topics...
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