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General Practice Nursing

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Last updated: 15/10/2019

Key Resources

Royal College of Nursing and NHS England (2018) Best value biological medicines: briefing for specialist nurses, November 2018. (no place): (no publisher).
  • This briefing covers the role of specialist nurses in supporting patients who switch to best value biological medicines. It focusses on adalimumab, biological versions of which are scheduled to be available on a framework agreement on behalf of the NHS from 1 December 2018.
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Immunisation knowledge and skills competence assessment tool Royal College of Nursing (2018) Immunisation knowledge and skills competence assessment tool, London: RCN.
Royal College of Nursing (2018) Managing childhood immunisation clinics: best practice guidelines (pocket guide), London: RCN Royal College of Nursing (2018) Managing childhood immunisation clinics: best practice guidelines (pocket guide), London: RCN
Royal College of Nursing (2016) Personal safety when working alone: guidance for members working in health and social care, London: RCN                                                                              Royal College of Nursing (2016) Personal safety when working alone: guidance for members working in health and social care, London: RCN
Nurses employed by GPs: RCN guidance on good employment practice Royal College of Nursing (2014) Nurses employed by GPs: RCN guidance on good employment practice, London: RCN.
Self-employment RCN Advice guide: Self-employment
Queen’s Nursing Institute (2015) General practice nursing in the 21st century: a time of opportunity: London: QNI.
The Queens Nursing Institute (2016) Transition to general practice nursing toolkit, London: QNI
QNI/QNIS (2017) The QNI/QNIS Voluntary Standards for General Practice Nursing Education and Practice, London: QNI/QNIS The Queens Nursing Institute & The Queens Nursing Institute Scotland (2017) The QNI/QNIS voluntary standards for general practice nursing education and practice, London: QNI/QNIS
NHS and The Queens Nursing Institute (2019) General Practice Nurse Induction Template, London: NHS NHS and The Queens Nursing Institute (2019) General practice nurse induction template, London: NHS
NHS Health Education England (2017) The general practice nursing workforce development plan, London: HEE NHS Health Education England (2017) The general practice nursing workforce development plan, London: HEE
NHS England (2016) General Practice Forward View NHS England (2016) General practice forward view, London: NHS England
NHS England (2017) General Practice – Developing confidence, capability and capacity, London: NHS England

NHS England (2017) General practice – developing confidence, capability and capacity, London: NHS England

NHS (2019) The NHS Long Term Plan, London: NHS
The Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (2016) UK medical eligibility criteria for contraceptive use (UKMEC), London: FSRH
Royal College of General Practitioners (2015) General practice nurse competencies, London: RCGP/RCN
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (2012) Healthcare-associated infections: prevention and control in primary and community care, London: NICE
We would like to thank the RCN General Practice Nursing member community for their input into the development of this subject guide.

Books

Booton P, Cooper C, Easton G and Harper M (2013) General practice at a glance, Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell. Booton P, Cooper C, Easton G and Harper M (2013) General practice at a glance, Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell.
Cooper C and Martin B (2016) General practice cases at a glance, New York: Wiley. Cooper C and Martin B (2016) General practice cases at a glance, New York: Wiley.
Dickinson H, Glasby J, and Miller R (2015) General practice and adult social care, (no place): Emerald GP. Dickinson H, Glasby J, and Miller R (2015) General practice and adult social care, (no place): Emerald GP.
Drennan V (2014) Oxford handbook of primary care and community nursing, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Drennan V (2014) Oxford handbook of primary care and community nursing, Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Duncan D (2019) General practice nursing: foundational principles, Cumbria: M&K Publishing. Duncan D (2019) General practice nursing: foundational principles, Cumbria: M&K Publishing.
Guillebaud, John (2016) Contraception today Guillebaud J (2016) Contraception today (8th edition), Boca Raton: CRC Press.
Hogan-Quigley B (2016) Bates’ nursing guide to physical examination and history taking, Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Hogan-Quigley B (2016) Bates’ nursing guide to physical examination and history taking, Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Hutchinson D (2016) Long term conditions: a manual for general practice nurses, (no place): White Lodge Publications. Hutchinson D (2016) Long term conditions: a manual for general practice nurses, (no place): White Lodge Publications.
Johnson G, Hill-Smith I, and Bakhai C (2018) The minor illness manual, London: CRC Press. Johnson G, Hill-Smith I, and Bakhai C (2018) The minor illness manual, London: CRC Press.
Morris F, Wardrope J and Ramlakhan S (editors) (2014) Minor injury and minor illness at a glance, Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. Morris F, Wardrope J and Ramlakhan S (editors) (2014) Minor injury and minor illness at a glance, Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester.
Perry, Margaret (2014) The minor illness and beyond handbook Perry M (2014) The minor illness and beyond handbook, London: Radcliffe Publishing.
Potter, P A (2018) Essentials for nursing practice, Amsterdam: Elsevier Potter, P A (2018) Essentials for nursing practice, Amsterdam: Elsevier.
Ryan K (2014) Wound care, Abingdon: Taylor & Francis. Ryan K (2014) Wound care, Abingdon: Taylor & Francis.
Simon, Chantal (2014) Oxford handbook of general practice Simon C (2014) Oxford handbook of general practice, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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RCN Events video on demand: Overcoming isolation and loneliness in nursing
  • Marie-Therese Massey, Chair of the RCN General Pracitice Nursing Forum, highlights the effects of isolation and loneliness associated with nursing in non-traditional settings. Register online for free access to this video.
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RCN Events video on demand: Nurse-led social prescribing: Does it work?
  • Joyce Pickering and Kathryn Smyth, QN and Joyce Pickering, QN, Committee members of the RCN General Practice Nursing Forum. Register online for free access to this video.
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