As a student nurse, it can be difficult to know your first move when qualified.
Without nurses, midwives and health care assistants, would healthcare survive? Given the terrifying future projection of 410,000 nurse vacancies in the UK without urgent investment, we may be seen as simply ‘numbers’ like rows of identical paper chain doll workers.
Nurses are again seen as the most trusted profession to tell the public the truth, according to findings published by the Social Research Institute.
All too often we hear in the press about the national shortage of nurses, what about our local general practice nurses?