Making sure your views are heard

Voogd, Caroline
October 2012
British Journal of School Nursing;Oct2012, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p369
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the information provided by Viv Bennett, Director of Nursing at the Department of Health (DH) on school nurses to reclaim their leadership role in public health. She mentions on a series of pathways for school nurses that are currently being developed on the following topics, such as emotional health and wellbeing, young carers and sexual health. She concludes that sharing good practice and innovations within the profession can help improve the outcomes for children.


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