School nurses overworked

Croghan, Emma
September 2009
British Journal of School Nursing;Sep2009, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p316
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the findings of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) survey which show that school nurses suffer from heavy workloads and the lack of access to professional training needed for their job in Great Britain. She states that these heavy workloads come from a wide variety of activities and responsibilities that school nurses need to perform. She adds that the access to suitable training to enhance the school nurses' practice skills decline since 2005.


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