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Nursing talent

27 February 2008

Nursing Standard

Feature

In the first of a new series, the nature and characteristics of nursing expertise are explored.

A challenging approach

05 March 2008

Nursing Standard

Feature

Michael’s story illustrates the personal nature of expertise. He describes how he helped a patient to die at home in a way that was important to her. We get a real...

Giving everyone a voice

09 April 2008

Nursing Standard

Clinical digest

David illustrates how his practice expertise forms the bedrock to his role as a nurse consultant. Nurse consultants have expertise not only in the practice of...

Birth of a Nursing Development Unit

27 March 1990

Nursing Standard

Clinical nursing development units

Nursing Development Units (NDUs) are currently very much in vogue in the nursing practice scene of Britain (1). Justifiably, the circumstances around the birth of...

Organisational culture and consultant nurse outcomes: part 2 nurse outcomes

31 May 2000

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim The aim of this three-year study was to investigate the development of a consultant nurse post and consider whether it contributed to a new organisational...

Organisational culture and consultant nurse outcomes: part 1 organisational culture

24 May 2000

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aims The aim of this three-year study was to operationalise the role of a consultant nurse and, in so doing, facilitate the development of nurses and nursing for the...

The Primary Nursing Teaching Package

21 July 1993

Nursing Standard

Book Review

The Primary Nursing Teaching Package results from the experiences of two clinical nurses, Rachel Perera and Fran Miller, who have been responsible for preparing...

Person-centred care

05 December 2008

Nursing Management

Feature

WHEN DEVISING national healthcare policies, the Department of Health (DH) often refer to specific ideas or models of care.

Can we keep quality care alive?

03 October 2006

Nursing Standard

Analysis

Practice development (PD) posts and roles across England are being cut. There are no figures to pinpoint exactly how much of this work has been lost to NHS cuts...

Developing a new philosophy in the NDU

04 July 1990

Nursing Standard

Clinical nursing development unit

A variety of definitions exist to describe the term philosophy. According to one source, philosophy is the ‘Seeking after knowledge and wisdom’ (1). However...