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News Archive – Members News

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ASCN UK Hospital Directory

27 Mar 2020

We are delighted to advise that an updated version of the Hospital Directory is now available via the interactive map or a downloadable PDF. Please login to the members area to access the updated version of the ASCN UK Hospital... Read more

COVID-19 Resources

26 Mar 2020

Recent announcement from the ACPGBI on Colorectal Surgery

Many of you may well have already seen the recent announcement for ACPGBI regarding the latest advice for colorectal surgeons. Please click here to read the full statement. The main points to highlight are: Acute surgery priority Elective... Read more

Unrestricted access to the Cochrane Library

24 Mar 2020

Cochrane are offering temporary unrestricted access to the Cochrane Library to everyone in the world.   This is in response to the current global public health emergency and to ensure that all Cochrane evidence is accessible for all those... Read more

COVID-19 Guidance for SCN’s

24 Mar 2020

We at ASCN UK are thankful to all of you who are continuing to work through this crisis; we have never been in a situation like this before and will learn as we go along. I hope all of you and your families are keeping safe. Please follow the advice... Read more

Market Research

21 Mar 2019

It has come to our attention that there is a Market Research Company called Healthcare Fieldwork, who may contact you to ask you to take part in some research.  In addition to the payment to the nurse, that they would give £10 towards... Read more

Thinking of writing an article for a professional journal?

18 Apr 2018

The British Journal of Nursing has published a free article for potential authors by John Fowler providing detailed assistance and tips on writing articles for professional journals. If this may be useful to you, we welcome you to have a... Read more

ASCN UK Committee Contribution to the British Journal of Nursing (BJN)

04 Apr 2018

ASCN UK Education Officer, Wendy Osborne and Chair, Maddie White have been contributing to the BJN’s Stoma Care Supplement in the development of research into parastomal hernias. Using a risk assessment tool for parastomal hernia... Read more

BJN - The Awards 2018

23 Oct 2017

Do any of your colleagues deserve recognition? Have they excelled in clinical practice? The BJN Awards celebrate and reward excellence in clinical nursing. The awards recognise the immense talent, professionalism and innovation among the... Read more