NHS hopes cheap degrees can solve workforce crisis
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NHS hopes cheap degrees can solve workforce crisis

Online courses are suggested in the NHS Long Term Plan

Cheap online nursing degrees could be offered to students under the government’s NHS Long Term Plan. The courses, which ministers claim could be available from as early as next year, would be offered for ‘substantially less’ than the £9,250 maximum annual fee students usually pay now. They would be linked to guaranteed NHS placements.

Nursing Management. 26, 1, 6-6. doi: 10.7748/nm.26.1.6.s2

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