TITLE

Is nursing coming under threat?

AUTHOR(S)
Voogd, Caroline
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
British Journal of School Nursing;Sep2010, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p317
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the suggestion of Great Britain National Health Service (NHS) to reduce qualified school nurses as part of the government's effort to save money. She argues that the transition means the assignment of workers to tasks for which they were not sufficiently trained. She says that the cut will negatively affect public health and well being. She implies that the response of Andrew Lansley, Secretary of State for Health, to the campaign for more school nurses was disappointing.
ACCESSION #
53507879

 

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