Chapter 10. Community Children's Nursing

  1. David Sines Professor Executive Dean4,
  2. Mary Saunders Head4 and
  3. Janice Forbes-Burford Manager5
  1. Mark Whiting Consultant Nurse1,
  2. Joan Myers Consultant Nurse2 and
  3. David Widdas Consultant Nurse3

Published Online: 27 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444316247.ch10

Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition

Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Whiting, M., Myers, J. and Widdas, D. (2009) Community Children's Nursing, in Community Health Care Nursing, Fourth Edition (eds D. Sines, M. Saunders and J. Forbes-Burford), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444316247.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Faculty of Health & Social Care, London South Bank University, London, UK

  2. 5

    NHS South West, Essex, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Children with Complex Health Needs, Hertfordshire Partnership NHS Trust, UK

  2. 2

    Community Children's Nursing, NHS Islington, London, UK

  3. 3

    Children with Complex Health Care Needs, Coventry PCT and NHS Warwickshire, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 15 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405183406

Online ISBN: 9781444316247

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Keywords:

  • community children's nursing (CCN) services in UK;
  • RCN Directory of Community children's Nursing Services;
  • Community children's Nursing Services UK provision;
  • National Service Framework for children, young people and maternity services;
  • Our Health, Our Care, Our Say;
  • Darzi pathway groups (DH 2007a);
  • CCN activity identified/highlighted;
  • Better Care - Better Lives;
  • community children's nursing workforce;
  • support workers in context of community children's nursing practice

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Every Child Matters

  • National Service Framework for Children, Young People and Maternity Services Our Health, Our Care, Our Say

  • The Next Stage review

  • Better Care: Better Lives

  • Aiming High for Disabled Children

  • The community children's nursing workforce

  • Band mix in the registered community children's nursing workforce

  • New ways of working

  • Advancing practice

  • Non-medical prescribing

  • Modernising Nursing Careers – educating a workforce that is fit for the future

  • Support workers in the context of community children's nursing practice

  • Transitions from children's to adult services

  • Conclusion

  • References