School nurses say financial strife will jeopardise 2010 deadline

Harrison, Sarah
April 2006
Nursing Standard;4/5/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 30, p8
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The article reports on school nurses' reaction to the promise made by the British government to provide one school nurse for every secondary school and cluster of primaries in England by year 2010. Delegates at the Royal College of Nursing school nurses' annual conference doubted that the deadline will be met. They claim that many schools have no money fund new posts.


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