Written specifically for nurses of all levels working in nursing homes, this work provides instant access to sensible and practical advice. There are w over 4500 nursing homes in the United Kingdom, the majority of which have opened in the last ten years. Concise, easy to follow and directly relevant to everyday practice, Nursing in Care Homes provides a guide to skilled professional nursing home care. This second edition is fully revised and updated.
Linda Nazarko MSc, BSc (Hons) RN, FRCN has more than 18 years experience in nursing homes. She was awarded a fellowship of the Royal College of Nursing (FRCN), the Royal College of Nursing's highest honour, for her exceptional contribution to the advancement of the art and science of nursing older people. She is currently Director of Nursing at Nightingale, Europe's largest nursing home, which is home to 300 people, and Visiting Senior Lecturer at South Bank University. She continues to hold office at national level and lectures and writes both nationally and internationally.