Nurses offered flexible shifts

March 1998
People Management;03/05/98, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p15
Focuses on the efforts of the British National Health Service to attract more nurses by introducing flexible working schedules. Agency's use of the Timecare work schedule management software.


Related Articles

  • The fresh face of the new NHS. Reilly, David // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/25/91, Vol. 302 Issue 6787, p1282 

    Focuses on the health services of the National Health Service in Great Britain. Apprehensions on the absence of waiting list for the recruitment of nurses; Budget deficits for public health services among British countries; Need of surgeons to refrain from dictating the type of surgical...

  • Educators must integrate clinical skills with learning to be credible. Dean, Erin // Nursing Standard;2/17/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p11 

    The article focuses on the credibility of nurse educators who have been away from a clinical setting. The author reports that University of Southampton Nursing Professor Dame Jill Macleod Clark has said that flexible jobs are necessary to allow nurse educators to move between the British...

  • NHS trust sets up pilot plans.  // Employee Benefits;Feb2002, p10 

    Reports the move of the National Health Services Trust to set up flexible working pilot projects in Great Britain. Goals of the project; Benefits of the projects to employees; Difference of flexible practices across departments.

  • RCN rejects trust bids for foundation status.  // Nursing Standard;5/12/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 35, p7 

    Reports on the Royal College of Nurses' opposition against bids by Great Britain's National Health Service trusts to attain foundation status. Standards used by the RCN to evaluate each application; Ratings of the quality of trust applications.

  • PROFESSIONAL NEWS.  // British Journal of Nursing;2/28/2002, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p224 

    Reports development on nursing in Great Britain as of March 2002. Problem of staff shortages; Announcement of the government on the prescription of antibiotics by nurses; Increase of tax to improve the National Health Service.

  • LETTER FROM THE COUNCIL OF PRESIDENTS. Burger, Deborah; Jenkins, Geri; Markowitz, Malinda; Triunfo-Cortez, Zenei // Registered Nurse: Journal of Patient Advocacy;Nov2007, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p2 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including the angle of nursing, and another about the National Health Service in Great Britain.

  • Nurses set to see half of practices' patients.  // Pulse;2/3/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 3, p4 

    The article reports that nurses will now handle half of all practice appointments in hospitals as part of the cost-cutting plans of Great Britain's National Health Services (NHS) managers.

  • NHS 24's launch will continue in spite of problems.  // GP: General Practitioner;9/16/2002, p18 

    Reports that National Health Service's 24 hour scheme of providing nursing services to patients has been in practice in Great Britain inspite of initial problems.

  • Independent Nurse: Number of practice nurses falls again.  // GP: General Practitioner;9/4/2009, p7 

    The article informs that according to Great Britain National Health Service's (NHS') Information Centre data, the number of practice nurses in the country has decreased in 2008.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics