Getting to know Clinical Lead Nurse Chrissy

Chrissy Local Care Force

When and where did you train? I trained at Sheffield Hallam University in 2009 What was your first post? While I was studying at university and waiting for my PIN number I worked for Local Care Force as a Carer. Once I got my PIN number Local Care Force helped me look for a job to start my preceptorship. I … Read More

Agency NursesGetting to know Clinical Lead Nurse Chrissy

Getting to know our Specialist Clinical Skills Trainer, Christine Grange

Christine

When and where did you train? I trained at Airedale School of Nursing between 1980 to 1983 What was your first post? Ward 5 Elderly ward at Airedale General Hospital. We used to have quite a few long stay patients at that time, but times changed and patients were placed in more appropriate facilities than an acute ward. Why Nursing? … Read More

Agency NursesGetting to know our Specialist Clinical Skills Trainer, Christine Grange

Top 10 Tips for Revalidation

1. Don’t listen to the gossip! From “I don’t work in a permanent role so I can’t revalidate” to “I need to save my portfolio electronically” there are many myths and rumours surrounding revalidation. Please don’t listen to them. Local Care Force has dedicated Clinical Leads who have lots of experience of Revalidation that can answer all your revalidation questions … Read More

Agency NursesTop 10 Tips for Revalidation