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'Workforce news' news stories:
Apr 27 2017
Children’s hospice nursing shortage hitting care for sickest children
Our survey shows that the UK’s children’s hospices have a growing shortage of nurses. This shortfall means that children’s hospices are being increasingly forced to cut back the vital palliative care they can offer to families.
Sep 19 2016
Children’s palliative care nurses needed to bridge care gap
There is currently a shortage of children’s palliative care nurses, and this is already having a negative impact on the care provided to children and families. Our new campaign You Can Be That Nurse encourages nurses to consider a career in children’s palliative care, and highlights how rewarding the role can be.