Volume 9/Issue 1, January 2013
Growing our own: a neonatal nurse fit for the future
Recruitment of skilled neonatal nurses is a nationwide challenge. This article describes how a shortfall of skilled practitioners was tackled by developing a programme to train newly-qualified and ‘new-to-neonates’ nurses to become skilled at intensive care within a constrained timescale. The programme focuses not only on clinical competence but also on leadership from appointment.
Riley J. Growing our own: a neonatal nurse fit for the future. Infant2013; 9(1): 22-25.