Independent Nurse

Independent Nurse is a fortnightly magazine for nurses working in primary care and the community. Independent Nurse provides the latest clinical and political news for primary care and community nurses, plus opinion from leading figures within nursing and healthcare. It also offers clinical features focusing on real-life medicine that are specifically relevant to the everyday needs of its readership, as well as non-clinical features and resources designed to enhance and support nurses’ professional development in their expanding roles.


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Independent Nurse articles

The future of district nursing

Published: 20 November 2017

Kathy Oxtoby explains the QNI’s assessment of the state of district nursing education and what it means

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Leicester joins the fight against urban diabetes by joining global initiative

Published: 17 November 2017

Leicester is to become the first city in the UK to take part in a global initiative against urban diabetes

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Little improvement in mental health care since 2014

Published: 17 November 2017

The 2017 Community Mental Health Survey revealed that less people are receiving the help they need when experiencing a mental health crisis than in 2014

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UK moves closer to eliminating HIV transmissions and deaths

Published: 16 November 2017

There has been a significant improvement in the elimination and treatment of HIV in the UK, with the mortality rate of those diagnosed now ‘comparable to the rest of the population’, according to a new Public Health England (PHE) report

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