Editorial: the future of clinical nursing: meeting the needs of patients for compassionate and skilled nurses?

@article{Bradshaw2011EditorialTF,
  title={Editorial: the future of clinical nursing: meeting the needs of patients for compassionate and skilled nurses?},
  author={Ann Lane Bradshaw},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 13-14},
  pages={
          1797-800
        }
}
  • A. Bradshaw
  • Published 1 July 2011
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • Journal of clinical nursing
In 2009, the UK Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, established a Commission to consider the future of nursing and midwifery. One of its aims was to ‘help fulfil the public’s desire for compassionate, skilled care’ (Prime Minister’s Commission 2009). The Commission was established at the same time as the Healthcare Commission (2009) raised questions about hospital trusts in England. These questions related to the quality of nursing care regarding hygiene, provision of medication, nutrition and… 
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