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COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

COVID-19 nursing and healthcare: learning to help you in practice

If you're returning to practice to support the NHS, NHS in Scotland, NHS Wales or Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland, OpenLearn has a range of free courses available for you to refresh your knowledge and skills.

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COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice article icon

Health, Sports & Psychology 

COVID-19: Social work and social care - learning to help you in practice

If you're returning to social work or social care practice, or want more knowledge and support to help you in a new setting working with those impacted by COVID-19, OpenLearn has a range of free courses available for you to refresh your knowledge and skills.

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The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it article icon

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The benefits of mindfulness and five common myths surrounding it

Mindfulness has grown in popularity in recent years but how exactly can we apply it and what misconceptions surround the practice? This article explores...

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An overview of wound care

This information is a review of wound care. It contains information to help you feel more confident in supporting people managing in their needs and rehabilitation. As with all clinical information, you should seek out local and follow local policy.  

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What is the national learning hub for volunteers? article icon

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What is the national learning hub for volunteers?

The national learning hub for volunteers takes you on a journey with tools, resources and courses, to help you gain the confidence and recognition you deserve as a volunteer or someone working with volunteers.

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Brexit and health care professionals article icon

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Brexit and health care professionals

With the uncertainty of Brexit, Dr Marc Cornock, looks at four key areas of health care which needs consideration.

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Are mobile phones increasing health inequality in India? article icon

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Are mobile phones increasing health inequality in India?

The spread of mobile phone ownership has increased access to health information - for those that have them. But some practitioners are worrying about those left behind, reports Aisling Irwin.

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Women have heart attacks too - but why do they often go misdiagnosed? article icon

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Women have heart attacks too - but why do they often go misdiagnosed?

Women are no less likely to die from a heart attack than men - and some groups of women may be more likely to suffer an attack. But more men receive treatment for the condition. Patricia Davidson suggests why this might be - and how it should change.

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Hospital: The cost of treatment

As new treatments come on stream, some carry a huge price tag. Closing the gap between what's possible, and what's affordable, is a challenge for the staff, and patients, of the Hospital.

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My career goal: Health and science article icon

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My career goal: Health and science

Whether your interest is in pharmaceuticals, disease treatment or chemical research, you can help break new discoveries and improve our scientific understanding. This page has info on career options from food science to forensics, and working for the NHS.

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