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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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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 are the benefits of volunteering? article icon

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What are the benefits of volunteering?

Have you ever considered becoming a volunteer? Take a look at some of the benefits and discover how you can get started...

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"Nursing is a fantastic career"

Staff Tutor for Nursing for The Open University, Michael Davidson, explains why he believes nursing can be a rewarding career choice for men and women.

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The battle for PrEP on the NHS

A revolutionary drug could save lives - but it's expensive. NHS England decide against making it available - but one man wasn't going to accept that decision...

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5 mins
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What do you know about the NHS' history?

The National Health Service is over 70 years old, but what do you know about it? Find out some fun facts and see how you compare to others in our quiz.

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Should the NHS fund it?

The NHS and government has to decide whether to fund certain healthcare treatments or services. Would you fund the following ten big issues? Vote in our quiz...

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Is obesity inevitable? article icon

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Is obesity inevitable?

Obesity cuts life expectancy by an average of up to 10 years, and costs the UK £5.1bn a year to treat; treating obesity and diabetes costs more than it takes to run the police, fire service and court system combined. 

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The challenge of obesity

Obesity is an increasingly common problem because, for many people, modern living involves eating excessive amounts of low cost, high-calorie food and spending a lot of time sitting down at desks, on sofas or in cars.

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Can we get to a world without suicide? article icon

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Can we get to a world without suicide?

After his son’s suicide aged 18, Steve Mallen sees the world differently. Along with a growing number of mental health experts, he wants to reduce the rate of suicide across the world, and is aiming for zero. Simon Usborne finds out more.

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Hospital: Preparing for surgery

The Hospital team meet patients, staff and carers preparing for surgery, in these clips from the BBC/OU co-produced series.

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