And now parents can show just how much they mean to them by making a nomination for the North East Health Visitors
The challenges I face on a day-today basis and being able to work closely with student nurses and student health visitors
But Sure Start needs to work better, in particular to become more health-led, which is why we have proposed to refocus the money currently set aside for 'outreach workers' to provide an additional 4,200 properly trained health visitors
to give parents better support in the crucial early years of their child's life.
MORE than 5000 protest letters were delivered yesterday to a health board planning to remove health visitors
from GPs' surgeries.
Detective Inspector Mike Jones said health visitors
would be known to families and would not arrive unannounced.
Babywalkers should be banned because they delay walking and can cause injuries to young children, according to health visitors
questioned as part of a study published yesterday.
NURSES and health visitors
in Cardiff claim they are out of pocket by pounds 700 a year for using their cars to visit patients.
Recent socio-political influences affecting health visiting (DH, 2011) as well as recommendations from reports such as Laming (2009) have suggested health visitors
require good support to fulfil their role.
are to set play an increasingly important role and now they have a new champion.
COVENTRY only has a third of the health visitors
it needs to meet government recommendations.
EXCLUSIVE by NICK OWENS DAVID Cameron has broken a promise to boost the numbers of health visitors
working in the NHS, with levels now at a record LOW.
THE North East NHS is looking for people to train to become health visitors