The Week In... Nursing + Healthcare (08-12/04)
  • Posted on: 12/04/2019
  • Category: Industry

The Week In... Nursing + Healthcare (08-12/04)

New E-learning tools to help health professionals prevent illness, a nursing associate apprenticeship to address the NHS skills gap, and EU healthcare professionals to still practise in the UK post-Brexit. Take a look at the top nursing and healthcare stories hitting headlines this week.

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EU healthcare professionals can still practise in the UK after Brexit, DHSC confirms

Healthcare professionals who qualified in the European Union (EU) can continue to practise in the UK after Brexit, even in a no-deal scenario, the Government has confirmed.

New tools to help health professionals boost prevention impact

E-learning tools provide quick access to information and advice to help improve approaches to preventing illness, protecting health and promoting wellbeing.

Nursing Associate apprenticeship ready to plug NHS skills gap

The Nursing Associate apprenticeship launched on Monday (9th April), will bridge the gap between health and care assistants and registered nurses and provide a progression route into graduate level nursing.

EHIC cards will no longer be valid under no-deal Brexit

European health insurance cards (EHIC) may no longer be valid in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the Department of Health and Social Care has said.

Biggest volunteer recruitment drive since WW2 to help boost mental health in same way as exercise

The nation’s biggest volunteer recruitment drive since the Second World War has been launched by a charity with the aim of boosting people’s mental health and giving them a “high”.

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