Developing a tissue viability nursing assistant role
Cali Reid Clinical nurse specialist – tissue viability, Department of Nursing, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
This article describes the approach taken to introduce and develop the role of the tissue viability nursing assistant in the tissue viability team at the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. It highlights the achievements and challenges to date and identifies future plans for this role.
Nursing Standard. 18, 32, 68-72. doi: 10.7748/ns2004.04.18.32.68.c3598