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Role development in nursing: the changing health care workforce

Warn, Clive

Authors

Clive Warn Clive.Warn@uwe.ac.uk
Senior Lecturer in Adult Nursing



Abstract

This presentation considers key developemnts in workforce in the UK. In particular the expanding role of the nurse is discussed, evaluating roles such as nurse practitioner, prescriber, consultant, and a critique of the impact this has within UK health care. An analysis of the growth of assitant practitioner roles is considered alongside the changing educational preparation for such roles in UK nursing. The presentation will generate opportunities for dicussion in the context of European and international nursing and health care workforce.

Citation

Warn, C. (2011, April). Role development in nursing: the changing health care workforce. Presented at International Week, School of Health Care, Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences, Rovaniemi, Finland

Presentation Conference Type Lecture
Conference Name International Week, School of Health Care
Conference Location Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences, Rovaniemi, Finland
Start Date Apr 11, 2011
End Date Apr 13, 2011
Peer Reviewed Not Peer Reviewed
Keywords nursing, health care, workforce, role development, Europe, international
Public URL https://uwe-repository.worktribe.com/output/963486
Additional Information Title of Conference or Conference Proceedings : Faculty of Health Care Annual International Conference 2011