His colleagues acknowledged his contribution with the creation of the Brent South Award, a scholarship for nurses who showed leadership in district nursing
. He was also the recipient of a Florence Nightingale Award, which allowed him to attend a Royal College of Nursing conference in the United Kingdom.
Lesley Lewis, service development manager for Sandwell Primary Care trust, added: "The district nursing
team are overjoyed, and we're grateful Alice and her family have chosen to help us in this way."
In addition, Fazzi Associates, a national consulting, benchmarking and best-practice research firm based in Northampton, named Auburn District Nursing
Association a national best practice agency.
In district nursing
, you see the whole picture and build up one-toone relationships with patients.
The main team is made up of dedicated district nursing
sisters, staff nurses and nursing auxiliaries who work together to provide a high quality of nursing care 365 days a year.
The Aspirin4VLU trial has been recruiting participants through district nursing
services in Auckland, Counties Manukau, Waikato and Southern District Health Boards and Nurse Maude in Christchurch.
The reason I put myself forward for this is that I have just completed my master's degree in district nursing
outcomes, and part of the assessment and requirements for a dissertation was to show how I will share the information."
Her district nursing
colleagues in those days were Nurses Simpson, Emery, Blott and Hall.
"There is good evidence to show that district nursing
, when resourced properly, actually reduces healthcare costs in the long-term, and allows patients to stay living in their own homes.
A new strategy setting out to improve the service model for district nursing
was launched last month by the Department of Health in England.
services across Denbighshire and Conwy are under strain, a Conservative investigation has highlighted.