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14 January 2019

Whilst many of us spend Christmas day by the lovely warm fireplace, opening lots of presents and smelling the turkey cooking in the oven, hundreds of children and young people face being in hospital. They battle a range of complex illnesses and new challenges… Read more…

11 January 2019

1. Facilitating my first birth On my first placement on the high risk delivery suite I was able to facilitate my first birth. I had experienced a lot on this placement within the first few weeks including being present at caesareans, forceps deliveries and being ‘hands on&rsquo… Read more…

18 December 2018

So when you think about a library you might think the same as I did. Boring? Old fashioned? Silent? Well, I have to admit the library here at ARU is so different to what I thought it would be. Read more…

18 December 2018

There are a variety of ways that child nursing students learn the skills we need before we going out into our placement settings. One of most practical ways we learn is through our skills labs. Read more…

12 December 2018

In first year we all get a chance to experience different placements. We all have a community placement, a postnatal placement and a labour placement. Labour placements are usually split into high risk units and low risk birthing units. Read more…

2 November 2018

This is usually the question that dominates conversation when talking to new or prospective students. The answer is not straightforward because no placement is the same. Read more…

24 August 2018

In September 2017, I started my second year as a student nurse. Having undertaken an access course prior to my nurse training, I very much regarded this point in my studies as the mid-way moment. Halfway to becoming a nurse, there was definitely no going back now. Read more…

13 August 2018

Something that has always scared me about being at university is when my university tutor says that our next module is an ESSAY!!! Read more…

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