Lack of CPD time putting revalidation in jeopardy
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Lack of CPD time putting revalidation in jeopardy

John Ely @JohnEly_NS Senior reporter, RCNi

The RCN wants protected hours for continuing professional development as pressures on budgets and staffing mean time for study is being squeezed

Nurses risk being unable to revalidate because staffing pressures mean they have no time for continuing professional development (CPD).

Nursing Standard. 33, 3, 19-21. doi: 10.7748/ns.33.3.19.s10

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