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The new Maggie's Centre in Cardiff

Inside the new ‘home away from home’ Maggie’s Centre for people affected by cancer

August 23, 2019

A new cancer centre which offers vital support to patients and their families in a “warm and welcoming” atmosphere has opened its doors.  Maggie’s Centre,

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World Humanitarian Day

Time to reflect on World Humanitarian Day

August 18, 2019

How are you marking World Humanitarian Day? Whether you’re raising awareness at your place of work or plan to quietly celebrate humanitarian workers as you

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Amazon Alexa offering NHS health advice

Amazon Alexa offering NHS health advice

August 12, 2019

Under a partnership with the NHS, people will be able to get expert health advice using Amazon Alexa devices, the government has announced. From July,

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Nursing Now campaign to improve global health

Wales joins Nursing Now campaign to improve global health

July 26, 2019

Nurses in Wales have joined a three-year campaign to raise nursing standards and improve health worldwide. Nursing Now Cymru Wales has officially joined Nursing Now,

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RCN and HRH the Prince of Wales launch new nursing cadet scheme

RCN and HRH the Prince of Wales launch new nursing cadet scheme

July 19, 2019

Young people are to be given an introduction to potential careers in nursing and the NHS. The scheme will combine guided learning with clinical placements

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NHS Wales and care patients given new 'citizen voice' body

NHS Wales and care patients given new ‘citizen voice’ body

July 12, 2019

A new “citizen voice” body to represent patients in the NHS and social care is to be set up, in new legislation proposed by the

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Action needed to spot sepsis

Action needed to spot sepsis

June 27, 2019

Action needed to spot sepsis, say nurses calling for national early-warning system for children as nursing staff and sepsis survivor call for investment in sepsis

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nurses help prevent mental health deaths

Nurses crucial in preventing early death for people with serious mental health

June 20, 2019

A new RCN report says nurses are best placed to help close the huge gap in life expectancy between people with serious mental illness and

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Glove Awareness Week 2019

Campaign raises awareness of inappropriate glove use

May 24, 2019

The RCN is asking all those involved in nursing and health care to think twice before using examination gloves when carrying out tasks. Every year

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RCN Wales Nurse of the Year Awards 2019 Launch

Launch of the RCN Wales Nurse of the Year Awards 2019

May 17, 2019

The Royal College of Nursing Wales is pleased to announce the official launch of the RCN in Wales Nurse of the Year Awards 2019 at

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International Nurses’ Day

Nurses’ Day invitation to cheer Florence’s vision

May 11, 2019

Calling all Richmond nurses – it’s time to celebrate good times! Sunday is International Nurses’ Day and members of our team are looking forward to

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Nursing in Care Homes

Cross Party Group examines Nursing in Care Homes

April 18, 2019

The recent meeting of the Cross-Party Assembly Group on Nursing, chaired by David Rees AM, focused on ‘Nursing in Care Homes: Views from the Frontline.’

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