Nursing And Midwifery Council

Type: Organization
Name: Nursing And Midwifery Council
First reported 21 mins ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 1 reports

Sacked nurse who locked medics in room with violent patient is suspended from the profession

A BIRMINGHAM nurse who locked fellow medics in a room as they restrained a violent patient has been suspended for nine months.Patricia Comyns left her colleagues at Brooklands Hospital, in Marston Green, to deal with the emergency, a Nursing and Midwifery ... [Published Birmingham Mail - 21 mins ago]
First reported 22 mins ago - Updated 22 mins ago - 1 reports

Plymouth nurse struck off after refusing to treat patient and...

Comments (0)A NURSE who refused to treat a patient because she was “not keen on him” and called one of her colleagues a “numpty” has been struck off.Trudy Thomson was rude to staff and patients at Mount Gould Hospital, worked under the influence of alcohol ... [Published Plymouth Herald - 22 mins ago]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Hospital matron facing misconduct hearing

A matron accused of using her authority to obtain prescriptions for herself and her family is facing a misconduct hearing.Maureen Goldwater faces charges that she “inappropriately” obtained prescriptions while working at Workington Community Hospital, ... [Published News and Star - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Nurse revalidation pilot sites launched

Six organisations across the UK have been chosen by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) to test nurse revalidation.More pilot areas will be announced over the coming months so that nurse revalidation can be tested in primary care, social care, the ... [Published Management in Practice - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Media calling note for the Unite/CPHVA 2014 conference

The Community Practitioners’ and Health Visitors’ Association will be holding its annual professional conference, Public Health Nursing – Fit for the Future, next month.This is a key date in the health conference calendar to which journalists are warmly ... [Published Unite the Union - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Nurse who left epileptic patient unconscious for six hours could face being struck off

A nurse who left an epileptic pensioner unconscious for six hours failed in her duties, a professional conduct and competence committee has ruled. , despite concerns raised by health care assistants about a 64-year-old woman at Springbank Nursing Home ... [Published Wales Online - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Onwards and upwards

With the annual registration fee for nurses set to increase,  the chief executive of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) explains the reasons behind this difficult decision.At the start of October, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) made the ... [Published Nursing In Practice - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Creswell nurse force fed patient medicine

A nurse from Creswell who was given a suspended prison sentence for pinning down a patient to force feed her drugs medication has now been struck off.Mansfield and Worksop Magistrates’ Court originally heard how Susan Watkinson, of Creswell, used ‘significant ... [Published Derbyshire Times - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

New Tredegar nurses face NMC hearing

A misconduct hearing into the practice of six nurses at a New Tredegar care home is underway.Nurses Rachel Tanta, Rachel Pritchard, Tembakazi Moyana, Beverley Mock, Daphne Richards and Susan Greening are accused of misconduct and face allegations over ... [Published Caerphilly Observer - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Clinical nurse manager was 'rude, abusive and totally unprofessional', hearing told

There were long-standing issues regarding wound care and care plan implementation at a nursing home which was part of a major police inquiry, a professional hearing was told.Alison Price, a former Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) inspector, ... [Published Wales Online - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nurse Joked About Throwing Baby With Cerebral Palsy Out the Window

nternationalA British nurse is facing a medical counsel hearing about how she reportedly joked about throwing a baby with Cerebral Palsy out the window because she got frustrated that the baby kept pulling his medical monitors off of his body. During ... [Published LifeNews.com - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Openness and honesty expected from GPs

It is ‘essential’ GPs are honest with patients when things go wrong, says a joint statement signed by eight healthcare regulators.Posted: 17 October 2014The General Medical Council (GMC), Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), General Pharmaceutical Council ... [Published PrimaryCare Today - Oct 17 2014]

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She this will "restrict the ability to extract and share learning and build momentum across the system"
"The mixture was sufficiently strong for a colleague to have detected it on her breath as she sat next to Mrs Moorhouse in the coffee room prior to the end of the shift."
Mrs Roberts, who qualified as a nurse in 1957 and has worked at Springbank for 12 years, said: "The resident was lying on her back and sweating profusely."

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Sacked nurse who locked medics in room with vio... [Published Birmingham Mail - 21 mins ago]
Plymouth nurse struck off after refusing to tre... [Published Plymouth Herald - 22 mins ago]
Community News in Brief: Thursday, October 23 [Published Newcastle Evening Chronicle - Oct 23 2014]
Hospital matron facing misconduct hearing [Published News and Star - Oct 23 2014]
Nurse revalidation pilot sites launched [Published Management in Practice - Oct 22 2014]
Media calling note for the Unite/CPHVA 2014 co... [Published Unite the Union - Oct 22 2014]
Nurse who left epileptic patient unconscious fo... [Published Wales Online - Oct 22 2014]
Wirral nurse who necked booze at work suspended... [Published Liverpool Echo - Oct 22 2014]
Nurse left epileptic patient unconscious for si... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 22 2014]
Onwards and upwards [Published Nursing In Practice - Oct 21 2014]
Creswell nurse force fed patient medicine [Published Derbyshire Times - Oct 21 2014]
Nurse 'stole jewellery and insulted resident' a... [Published The Sentinel - Oct 21 2014]
New Tredegar nurses face NMC hearing [Published Caerphilly Observer - Oct 20 2014]
Clinical nurse manager was 'rude, abusive and t... [Published Wales Online - Oct 17 2014]
Nurse Joked About Throwing Baby With Cerebral P... [Published LifeNews.com - Oct 17 2014]
NHS Tayside chosen to pilot NMC revalidation R... [Published Royal College of Nursing - Oct 17 2014]
Openness and honesty expected from GPs [Published PrimaryCare Today - Oct 17 2014]
NMC: Nurse revalidation pilot sites announced [Published Nursing In Practice - Oct 17 2014]
Nurse 'joked' about about throwing a baby with ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
George Eliot Hospital strikers to take fight to... [Published Nuneaton News - Oct 16 2014]
Romanian nurse blames lack of English for why s... [Published Leicester Mercury - Oct 16 2014]
Romanian nurse blames lack on English for why s... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 16 2014]
First Nigeria Hospitals Exhibition, Fair holds ... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Oct 16 2014]
Nurse suspended for scoffing patient's fish and... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 15 2014]
Nurse suspended for eating patient's chippy din... [Published Liverpool Echo - Oct 15 2014]
Hartlepool nurse struck off after claiming pati... [Published Hartlepool Mail - Oct 15 2014]
Hartlepool nurse struck off after claiming pati... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 15 2014]
NMC calls on nurses to 'put honesty at the hear... [Published Nursing Times - Oct 15 2014]
Brew v General Medical Council [2014] EWHC 2927 [Published Lexology - Oct 15 2014]
Patient records ‘not complete’ - Nurses' hearin... [Published South Wales Argus - Oct 15 2014]
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Patient Group 'Concerned' Over Poor English Ski... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 14 2014]
A prominent health campaign group has expressed its concern at the poor English skills of immigrant nurses working for the National Health Service (NHS), saying that they put patients at greater risk of mistakes being made. The Patients' Association, ...
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