Achievements of older people’s nurses still inspire us
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Achievements of older people’s nurses still inspire us

Nicky Hayes Consultant editor, Nursing Older People

The NHS, founded in 1948, is 70 years old this year. People who were born in 1948 have lived their whole lives with the NHS and will expect it to deliver on its promise to care for them in their old age. Let’s hope that despite the financial and political pressures on the health service, we can keep that promise.

Nursing Older People. 30, 5, 5-5. doi: 10.7748/nop.30.5.5.s1

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