Scrapping the bursary is deterring a whole generation of nurses
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It’s highly damaging that so many nurses are leaving the NHS so soon after qualifying.
Responding to the government’s announcement today (Tuesday) that it will increase the number of training places for nurses, UNISON head of health Sara Gorton said: “It’s about time the government addressed the impact of their decision to scrap the nursing bursary. Young people have been put off training to become nurses because of this shortsighted policy. “UNISON […]
Emily Heron’s dream to become a nurse is being thwarted by the government’s decision to scrap the NHS bursary
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