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Posted on January 02, 2017

Hull hospital gets new helipad

Hull Royal Infirmary has been granted planning permission to install a new helipad that is closer to the A&E department. Health bosses believe that moving the helipad means that more lives can be saved. At the present time, the air ambulance has...

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Posted on December 31, 2016

Happy and Healthy 2017

On behalf of the healthcare professionals, recruiters, account executive, compliance officers, management and the entire team at NLG Health, we wish you a safe, happy and healthy new year and all the best for 2017.

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Posted on December 30, 2016

Registered nurses are great!

We have said it before and well say it again, To be honest, we can't say it enough.

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Posted on December 29, 2016

Need to recover?

Many of us may not be aware of the extent of responsibility and level of care entrusted to a Recovery Nurse. For those of us who have had surgery, we know that the recovery nurse's smile is one of the most comforting things we could possibly see.

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Posted on December 28, 2016

New show teaches compassion to student nurses

A new theatre play has been staged as part of a learning exercise to help student nurses empathise with their patients. The new play, entitled Careful, works as a standalone play but is the result of a partnership between Kingston University’s drama...

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Posted on December 28, 2016

Just saying ...

Nurses are awesome! 

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Posted on December 27, 2016

It's the busiest time of the year in A&E

This is the time of year when A&E is at its busiest and we all see that A&E nurses are superheroes! Demand traditionally peaks on Boxing Day and 29th December, as the nurses and other health care professionals in A&E attend to patients wi...

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Posted on December 26, 2016

Huge increase in nurses calling for financial aid

A nurses’ charity has experienced a staggering increase in the number of nurses getting in touch to ask for financial aid since the summer months. The Cavell Nurses’ Trust provides funds and support to nursing professionals when they are going throug...

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Posted on December 24, 2016

Charts! Charts! Charts!

Dear Santa ... It's not too much to ask, is it?

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Posted on December 23, 2016

No prescription required

Nurses do not wait to do the things that matter ... no prescription required.

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Posted on December 22, 2016

Scrub nurses ...

Scrub nurses do it all. Calmly, professionally, aseptically. Enough said. #wecelebratenurses everyday

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Posted on December 21, 2016

Happy Holidays

To each and every member of the NLG Team, we wish you the merriest Christmas, the happiest holiday and the most festive of seasons!

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Posted on December 21, 2016

Darlington walk-in centre relocating to hospital

It has been revealed that the walk-in urgent care centre for Darlington is to have a permanent home in the Memorial Hospital. NHS Darlington CCG believes that the decision to relocate services from Doctor Piper House will be of benefit to patients. T...

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Posted on December 20, 2016

It's Official!

Without a doubt. At NLG Health we are fortunate to work with the finest group of health care professionals every day of the year. "You are all, one and all, Ace!" #wecelebratenurses

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Posted on December 19, 2016

In theatre and out ...

There's no hiding it, RODP are great!  #everydayheroes #bestofthebest

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Posted on December 18, 2016

Nurses are the Most Trusted Professionals

Since 1983, Ipsos MORI has asked the public to rate the trustworthiness of doctors, lawyers, judges scientists, politicians and dozens of other professionals. Based on that research, the annual Veracity Index is published - ranking professionals from...

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Posted on December 17, 2016

Remember to tell them

Everyday heroes are easy to identify; nurses stand out, particularly when we need you most. Please remember to tell the nurses who have impacted your life and the lives of your friends and loved ones how truly special they are.

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Posted on December 16, 2016

You know you're a nurse when ...

... this is not even close to code.  NLG Health celebrates the nursing community, you are #everydayheroes #bestofthebest

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Posted on December 15, 2016

You. Are. Awesome.

Be sure to tell every nurse you know and together we can celebrate our everyday heroes   ... Hey. You. Nurse. You're. Awesome! Share your feelings on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/NLGroup) and Twitter (@nlgroupltd)

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Posted on December 14, 2016

Just another ordinary day?

For A&E Nurses, no day is ordinary. Without warning, the level of urgency rises from calm to critical and every day. In every circumstance, the A&E Nurse takes it all in stride. NLG Health celebrate your professional influence and calm approa...

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Posted on December 13, 2016

We're just pointing out the obvious ...

Can you tell how we feel about the nursing community? Nurses are everyday heroes, changing lives for the better. NLG Health are proud to celebrate the best of the best!

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Posted on December 12, 2016

No question about it ...

Celebrating the NLG Health Community - the best of the best

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Posted on December 09, 2016

NOROVIRUS (VIRAL GASTROENTERITIS) ALERT

NLG Health Alerts regarding potential public health risks are an important part of our primary commitment to the health and well-being of the healthcare professionals, workers, patients and clients we serve. We issue these alerts when we become awar...

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Posted on June 09, 2016

Nottingham A&E under pressure from time-wasters

Health experts have said that Nottingham's A&E department is under pressure from time-wasters. The worst waiting times in around ten years have just been recorded by the trust that runs the A&E department at Queen's Medical Centre. It is est...

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Posted on May 26, 2016

Student nurse bursary cuts to hit staffing levels

Unions are warning that the plans to change the funding for student nurses could mean that there will be greater staff shortages within the NHS. The changes are planned to take place from September 2017, with student nurse training funded by loans r...

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Posted on May 17, 2016

New facility to ease Nuneaton A&E pressure

The A&E department at the George Eliot Hospital in Nuneaton will find that pressure is due to ease, thanks to the opening of a new facility. George Eliot Hospital Medical Director Gordon Wood made the comments as the new Urgent Care Centre is se...

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Posted on May 03, 2016

Student nurse recruitment to address staff shortage

Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill Hospital are set to recruit 74 student nurses to fill some of the existing vacancies at the two hospitals. The trust that runs the two hospitals has recruited from this year's crop of student nurse graduates at a...

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Posted on April 27, 2016

Union survey warns of risk to patient care

A nursing survey carried out by UNISON has found that nurses believe that appropriate levels of care cannot be delivered with the current staffing levels. The survey has been entitled 'Pushing the Call Button on Unsafe Staffing: Who Will Come to our...

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Posted on April 15, 2016

A&E-based GPs not making an impact

A study has revealed that placing GPs within A&E departments is not helping to bring down the demand for A&E services. The report, which appeared in the Emergency Medicine Journal, shows that hospitals have placed primary care staff in emerg...

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Posted on April 08, 2016

Wolverhampton A&E sees massive increase in arrivals

The A&E department at Wolverhampton's New Cross Hospital has seen an increase in attendance of nearly 18%, according to official figures for February. The figures for March also show that there was a significant increase of just over 14% when co...

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