In the third blog of her ‘6 Cs of nursing’ series, Clare Price-Dowd, senior lead for evaluation and patient experience, explores what courage means to her.
There’s no doubt about it, when someone is ill they look up to people who are competent with the right knowledge and skills to help them feel better. Ultimately, a competent nurse has a huge part to play to ensure people are cared for well. In her second blog of a series on the 6Cs of nursing, Clare Price-Dowd discusses the importance of having competent nurses on the frontline.
In her first instalment of a series of blogs, Clare Price-Dowd, senior programme lead for evaluation and patient experience, talks about her personal experience of compassionate nursing and discusses why it’s so important in the NHS.
In her latest blog, Clare Price-Dowd, a registered nurse and senior programme lead at the NHS Leadership Academy, looks at the importance of leadership on the frontline during the challenging winter period when pressures are intensified.
It’s become more common than we could have ever imagined before. The constant need for efficiency savings and budget constraints is all around us, yet we all still want the system to continue delivering the best care possible for patients. Continue reading “Investing in staff is the only way we’ll deliver better patient care”