Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) announces a sharp increase in the number of overseas Nurse applicants following language test changesNursing News
Recent policy changes are suspected to have contributed to a large increase in the number of overseas applicants to the Nursing and Midwifery Council since November.
Using Urinalysis to diagnose Urinary Tract Infection in Care HomesHealth Care Best Practice
This blog highlights the literature around the effective use of urinalysis dipstick testing to diagnosis urinary tract infection and highlights when urinalysis should be used as well as best practice for obtaining an accurate result.
My Journey with Dementia | Shauna Rooney Dementia Care Framework Project FacilitatorNurse
On my first week I was told I would be caring for residents living with Dementia. I was honestly quite anxious and I thought that this might potentially not be the right setting for me after all; I began to doubt myself.
EU Nursing | Radu's journey from Romania to the UKEU & International Nursing
Recently we met with Radu, a Nurse at Regents View Care Home. Radu is originally from Romania, he recently moved to the UK to work in elderly care. In this video, Radu discusses the relocation process, the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) and the support he received from Four Seasons Health Care.
Working in nursing and residential care | When it comes to relationships there are no conditionsCare Home Life
We here at Four Seasons Health Care travelled across the UK to speak with our Nurses, CHAPs, Carers, Home Managers and Support staff to find out why they do what they do, and what they love about what they do. The consistent answer was for our residents and the relationships they form with them…
Caring for people with dementia | Working in dementia care - How to use the correct language to alleviate distressHealth Care Best Practice
In Volume 1, Issue 2 of the Care Home Nursing Journal Kate Swaffer Chair, CEO & Co-founder, Dementia Alliance International highlights the importance of adaptive language when working in dementia care. In this blog we explore some of Kate’s key points and how we implement them here at Four Seasons Health Care when caring for people with dementia.