Tag: Nursing Updates

More Than 80 Foreign Nurses Denied Work At Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn Due To Immigration Restrictions

Filed in Nursing News by on January 14, 2016 0 Comments

More Than 80 Foreign Nurses Denied Work At Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn Due To Immigration Restrictions. New figures reveal thousands of nurses wanting to join hospitals were denied permission to work in the UK last year, despite healthcare providers struggling with chronic staffing shortages. In the eastern region Queen Elizabeth Hospital King’s Lynn […]

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Nurse Leaders Criticize New ‘Nursing Associate’ Plans

Filed in Nursing News by on January 5, 2016 0 Comments

Nurse Leaders Criticize New ‘Nursing Associate’ Plans. Group of nurse leaders have expressed concerns over the government’s planned introduction of the new nursing associate role, claiming the proposals “fail to recognize the functions and value of registered nurses”. They also suggested the creation of the new role – aimed at senior healthcare support workers to […]

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Kebbi Records 86% Success of Measles Immunization

Filed in Nursing News by on November 26, 2015 0 Comments

This is to notify the general public that the chairman, Kebbi State Primary Health Care Development Agency (PHCDA) , Alh Faruk Wakili has described the five- day measles immunisation exercise in Kebbi as successful with the state recording 86 per cent success within four days of the exercise. He stated this yesterday while fielding questions […]

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Nigerians Unite to Defeat Breast Cancer

Filed in Nursing News by on November 26, 2015 0 Comments

IN the bid to combat the menace of breast cancer and encourage its control and management, Nigeria, South Africa and the US, participated in an all-female polo tournament with special focus on creating awareness among at risk groups and individuals. The event was the 2015 MTN African Patrons Cup Tournament African Patrons Cup Tournament – […]

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