Tag Archives: Nursing

Sunrise Senior Living launches first student placement scheme

Sunrise Senior Living launches first student placement scheme

Sunrise Senior Living has launched its first student nursing placement programme at Sunrise of Sonning in Reading.

Care home foursome sign on for Assistant Nurse Practitioner scheme

Four members of staff at a Skelmersdale care home are leading the way in seeking their nursing qualifications.

Belong appoints second Admiral Nurse

Dementia care village operator Belong has appointed Claire Mallon as its second Admiral Nurse.

Bupa nurse survey finds desire for working with older people

A survey by Bupa in partnership with the Royal College of Nursing has uncovered the reasons why people choose a career in older people’s nursing.

Free holiday offer launched to attract nurses

A Scarborough nursing home is offering free holidays in a bid to attract new nurses.

Shaw healthcare service opens new nursing wing

A Shaw healthcare service in Nalisea, North Somerset has unveiled an additional nursing wing and new name.

DHSC announces 2% rise in nursing subsidy

The NHS Funded Nursing Care (FNC) standard weekly rate is being increased by 2% in 2018/19, the DHSC has announced.

Former Bupa nurse struck off for abusive behaviour

A former Bupa nurse who told her residents to “shut up” and threatened to send them to their room has been struck off by the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC).

Care home wins big on awards night

Tanglewood Care Homes was the big winner at the Lincolnshire Care Awards with four of its staff recognised with honours.

Care home owner banned from nursing

A care home owner has been banned from nursing for life after being found guilty of systematic care failures.