Editorial - What is the role of a nursing associate in mental health?
Brimblecombe, N. (2021). Editorial - What is the role of a nursing associate in mental health? Mental Health Practice. 24 (4).
It is now five years since the nursing associate (NA) role was first proposed in England. The plan was for NAs to be trained with generic healthcare skills through a two-year time course and the role to bridge the gap between care assistants and registered nurses in the workforce.
|Keywords||nursing associate; mental health nursing; healthcare workforce; nursing roles|
|Journal||Mental Health Practice|
|Journal citation||24 (4)|
|Publisher||RCN Publishing (RCNi)|
|Web address (URL)||https://rcni.com/mental-health-practice/opinion/comment/what-role-of-a-nursing-associate-mental-health-177221|
|16 Aug 2021|
|Publication process dates|
|Accepted||14 Aug 2021|
|Deposited||24 Aug 2021|
|Accepted author manuscript|
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|MHP editorial Aug 2021 Nurs Assoc.docx|
|License: CC BY 4.0|
|File access level: Open|
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