UKCC


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UKCC

abbreviation for
(Medicine) United Kingdom Central Council for Nursing, Midwifery, and Health Visiting
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They really needed to commit themselves to achieve the UKCC qualification and all worked hard in gaining the extra skills needed to pass what were tough assignments.
The UKCC ceases to exist, with its functions taken up by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).
UK Central Council for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting 2000 Perceptions of the scope of professional practice London, UKCC Available from: www.
This money will really make a difference by enabling us to pay for club members to attend UKCC Coaching Courses and for us to buy some specialised netball coaching equipment.
UKCC president Alison Norman, in a Nursing Times article, argued: "The council has never said that no registered nurse, midwife or health visitor should ever form any kind of relationship outside the purely professional with any former client.
The chaos has developed since the NMC took over from the UKCC in April as the national governing body for nurses.
Jonathan Ashridge, who will head the new Nursing and Midwifery Council which replaces the UKCC, said: "I am all for openness but this leaves me speechless.
The UKCC estimates it costs hospital trusts pounds 2,000 to recruit a single nurse from abroad - it costs half this to recruit at home.
Trained nurses wishing to work in National Health Service hospitals have to provide pin numbers supplied by the UKCC so their backgrounds can be checked before they are offered the job.
Sometimes node names are much simpler, such as UKCC for the University of Kentucky.
Other previous experience includes UKCC Level 3 Hockey Coach, England Hockey Talent Development Coach, England Hockey Coach Development Tutor and Assessor, England U16, U17 and U18 coach and Pennine Pumas U6-U18 Lead Coach.