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Health care assistants: developing their role to include nursing tasks.

  title={Health care assistants: developing their role to include nursing tasks.},
  author={V. Fowler},
  journal={Nursing times},
  volume={99 36},
  • V. Fowler
  • Published 9 September 2003
  • Medicine
  • Nursing times
Detailed information about the educational needs and aspirations of health care assistants in acute care settings is scarce. A study was undertaken across four acute trusts to develop an advanced health care assistant training programme. The findings support the drive to further develop the role of this workforce group. 
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