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Transition to General Practice Nursing

This online resource, updated in 2016, is designed for nurses who are new to a community nursing role.

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Oral health patient guide

A simple two page colour poster to inform service users about oral health.

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General Practice Nursing in the 21st Century

The report is based on an online survey completed by over 3400 General Practice Nurses (GPNs) during 2015. The report, ‘General Practice Nursing in the 21st Century: A Time of Opportunity’ summaries some of the key challenges affecting the profession today.

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Discharge Planning: Best Practice in Transitions of Care

This report, ‘Discharge Planning: Best Practice in Transitions of Care’ is based on qualitative research, focus groups and literature review. Discharge planning was identified as a major current issue for nurses and patients in the QNI’s 2014 survey of District Nurses, when 83% reported that communication with hospital staff was poor.

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Hepatitis B Community Clinic

The aim of the project was to develop a specialist, nurse-led GP practice based viral Hepatitis service within Lambeth and Southwark.

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Managing Type 1 Diabetes

Children receive dedicated support for long term conditions such as diabetes from a multi-disciplinary team. There are risks associated with the transition to adult services, due to a whole range of factors.

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Palliative Wellbeing in Powys

A community nurse programme to develop effective and holistic support for people who have received a terminal diagnosis, to help them and their families manage their physical, mental and emotional wellbeing.

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Enteral to Oral

Enteral feeding or tube feeding is often necessary to ensure adequate nutrition in sick infants and children. Weaning a child off enteral feeding can be difficult and this project sought to address the challenges.

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English for Health

This project sought to improve the health care of non-English speaking patients, and reduce inequality of access to health care within South Warwickshire. It taught patients health-related English to reduce reliance on translation services.

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Relationships in Dementia

A new diagnosis of dementia can put a huge strain on any relationship. This case study describes a therapeutic support group for couples, where one of them has a new diagnosis of dementia.

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Chapter 1: What is General Practice Nursing?

Transition to General Practice Nursing Toolkit

QNI/QNIS Voluntary Standards for General Practice

These standards seek to guide senior GPN clinicians, their employers and higher education institutions and will guide the development of courses to ensure they enable senior GPNs to meet the standards.

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Nursing in the Digital Age

'Nursing in the Digital Age, Using Technology to Support Patients in the Home' seeks to determine how far new healthcare information technology has changed in the previous six years and how skills and attitudes within community services have adapted.

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Men’s Health – Nurse led Projects in the Community

A report aiming to provide information and guidance to community nurses who want to work more effectively on men's health.

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Nursing Interventions to Improve Men’s Health

A report aiming to provide information and guidance to community nurses who want to work more effectively on men's health.

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Chapter 2: Hospital to primary care

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Chapter 3: Working safely

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Chapter 4: Patient focus

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Chapter 5: Mid point reflection

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Chapter 6: Team working

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Chapter 7: Vulnerable groups

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Chapter 8: Carer support

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Chapter 9: Policy context

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Chapter 10: Developing your career

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