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Time for study

01 September 2005

Paediatric Nursing

Education

The ‘modern nurse’ is expected to provide clinical care of a high standard while signing up to the commitment of life-long learning. Nurse training and education...

Time for study

01 September 2005

Paediatric Nursing

Education

The ‘modem nurse’ is expected to provide clinical care of a high standard while signing up to the commitment of life-long learning. Nurse training and education does...

Workload and workforce planning: supplementary staffing

28 May 2010

Nursing Management

Feature

This article describes how an over-reliance on agency staff in the NHS in Scotland has been addressed by the creation of unified, board-wide nurse banks; the...

Measuring research workload to support resource planning

30 April 2012

Nursing Management

Feature

Clinical research is inherent in clinical practice and recent changes to how medical research is funded and delivered in the UK increase the need for managers to...

From healthcare support worker to registered nurse

Nursing Management

evidence & practice

Workforce planning, education and training are essential for achieving an appropriate mix of skilled and motivated staff, but the NHS’s financial challenges mean new...

Evaluation of a nurse leadership development programme

01 March 2016

Nursing Management

Art & Science

The challenge for nursing leaders responsible for workforce planning is to predict the knowledge, skills and abilities required to lead future healthcare delivery...

Development of a skill mix and study planning tool for research teams

Nursing Management

evidence & practice

There are various tools available in acute and primary care settings to support decision making about safe-staffing levels. Calculating safe staffing levels is about...

Workload and workforce planning: developing a learning toolkit

31 March 2010

Nursing Management

Feature

The second article in this series described the tools for which there is a consensus for use in nursing and midwifery workload and workforce planning (NMWWP) in...

Workload and workforce planning: devolving the programme

01 June 2010

Nursing Management

Feature

This article describes how implementing the Nursing and Midwifery Workload and Workforce Planning programme has been devolved from central government to individual...

Workload and workforce planning: taking a national approach

03 February 2010

Nursing Management

Feature

In response to an Audit Scotland report, the Scottish Executive, now the Scottish Government, set up the national Nursing and Midwifery Workload and Workforce...
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