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The competencies of registered nurses working in care homes: a modified Delphi study (2017)
Journal Article
Stanyon, M., Goldberg, S. E., Astle, A., Griffiths, A., & Gordon, A. L. (2017). The competencies of registered nurses working in care homes: a modified Delphi study. Age and Ageing, 46(4), 582–588. doi:10.1093/ageing/afw244

BACKGROUND: Registered Nurses (RNs) working in UK care homes receive most of their training in acute hospitals. At present the role of care home nursing is underdeveloped and it is seen as a low status career. We describe here research to define cor... Read More

‘Gaps, mishaps and overlaps’: nursing documentation: how does it affect care? (2016)
Journal Article
Charalambous, L., & Goldberg, S. (2016). ‘Gaps, mishaps and overlaps’: nursing documentation: how does it affect care?. Journal of Research in Nursing, 21(8), (638-648). doi:10.1177/1744987116678900. ISSN 1744-9871

Introduction: Complete, accurate and relevant nursing documentation is essential for the multidisciplinary comprehensive geriatric assessment process which can improve older patient’s outcomes following a hospital admission. Aims: to understand olde... Read More