consultant nurse


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consultant nurse

An NHS post first established in 1999, which is a component of health service modernisation, as it helps provide patients with fast and convenient health services. Nurse consultants are registered nurses who spend 50+% of their time working directly with patients. They develop a personal practice, specialise in a particular field, are involved in research and evaluation and contribute to education, training and development.
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Jake Botfield, consultant nurse in critical care at Stafford, said he had never been spoken to by the TSAs despite saving PS750,000 from his departmental budgets while also improving standards of critical care at the hospital to "among the best in the country".
* Jim Blair, Consultant Nurse, Learning Disabilities, St George's Hospital
"The exhibition provided information to visiting ladies through video presentations, educational booklets and pamphlets and by counselling them on their different concerns about breastfeeding," she said adding that among the hospital's Outpatient Clinics is a breastfeeding consultation clinic staffed by a physician and a breastfeeding consultant nurse. "The clinic counsels mothers who experience difficulties in breastfeeding their babies," she said.
Matthew, based at Homerton Hospital in Hackney, won for his work as a consultant nurse in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, characterised by severe lung cancer-type symptoms.
I know the Family's Voice is now starting to be used in other hospitals and the fact that it was created and developed here by my colleague and consultant nurse in palliative care Mel McEvoy, along with other nurses in the Trust, makes me proud to be a nurse at this Trust.
They were consultant nurse Debby Edwards, trauma sister Victoria Mulleady, Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist Kate Sherman, Sergeant Lauren Odell, Commander Sarah Stapley and clinical specialist occupational therapist Sarah Winters.
All women were supported by the same lactation consultant nurse during the study period.
Pratisyen hekim yerine gorevlendirilen bazi uzman hemsirelere (consultant nurse, nurse practioner, advanced nurse practioner) ilac recete etme yetkisi verilmis ve bu hemsireler daha cok sagligin korunmasi ve gelistirilmesine yonelik olarak temel saglik hizmetlerinde istihdam edilmistir.
Hughes, a consultant nurse in the UK, has partnered with Owen (Director of safeguarding and Welfare, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council, UK) to edit these case studies, exercises and essays on the safeguarding of children who have been neglected, trafficked or under the supervision of child protective services.
Other speakers confirmed include Bette Frances, policy manager for the care and support in the Adult Care and Support division of the Scottish Government; Dr Maggie Woodhouse, a senior lecturer at Cardiff University who has runs a special assessment clinic for people with learning disabilities; Linda Allan, a consultant nurse for learning disabilities in the Greater Glasgow & Clyde NHS area; and Linda Mitchell, national practice and development manager for the RNIB's Visual Impairment and Learning Disabilities Services.
Maureen Coombs Consultant Nurse Critical Care, Southampton University Hospitals Trust, and Senior Lecturer, University of Southampton, UK
Organisational culture and consultant nurse outcomes: Part 1 organisational culture.

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