The creation of the Nursing Associate is a landmark innovation for the nursing profession. Nursing Associates play an important role in a multi- disciplinary workforce. The new role is expected to work alongside care assistants and registered nurses to deliver hands on care.
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Meet the future nursing associates. Find out more about the role of the clinical educator and a trainee nursing associate (TNA) manager and listen to a story from an Assistant Practitioner who supports TNAs in practice.
Hannah Sheldon, Trainee Nursing Associate (TNA)
Hannah Sheldon is a Trainee Nursing Associate (TNA) at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. Hannah talks about the varied placements she has had since commencing the TNA role and gives an overview of the training and support she has been given. Hannah says it’s nice to be a trailblazer for something new.