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.


Mike Shallcross
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12 issues per year


James Hopwood
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Independent Nurse articles

Men still facing 'considerable barriers' in accessing eating disorder treatment

Published: 16 August 2018

The evaluation found that out of 26 units that responded, 6 did not admit men and 4 had to close admissions to men following inspections which concluded it was unsafe to have mixed wards

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Learning disability care facing a ‘crisis’ following 40% drop in nurses

Published: 15 August 2018

A drop in specialist nurses may leave learning disability care returning to ‘Victorian’ institutions, warn the Royal College of Nursing

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