Tag Archives: Safe Staffing Toolkit

Guidance on Care Contact Time (NHS England)

Summary The Chief Nursing Officer for England has issued a guide for providers and commissioners to calculate the amount of “care contact time” required to deliver safe and effective care. This guidance complements pre-existing NQB guidance, NICE guidelines and NICE … Continue reading

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Safe Staffing on Older People’s Wards (RCN)

Summary This Royal College of Nursing (RCN) toolkit helps assess nursing staffing levels on older people’s wards, and on wards where the majority of patients are elderly people. The aim is to support reviews of staffing on hospital wards and … Continue reading

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National Workshop Series on Older People and People with Dementia (RCN)

Summary A workshop, developed by the RCN South East Region, will be presented at a number of UK centres. It is aimed at nurses working in hospitals and introduces the RCN‘s guidance, toolkits and learning resources on hospital care for older people … Continue reading

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