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  • Nurses' Day 2022: Advanced nurse practitioner Tina Bell

    It was a mixture of pure luck and the power of advertising that got advanced nurse practitioner (ANP) Tina Bell started on a remarkable nursing career. “I was working as a cashier after leaving...
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  • Nurses' Day 2022: Advanced nurse practitioner Jan Edwards

    Jan Edwards has to pinch herself when she realises how long she’s been a nurse. “I’ve been a nurse for almost 37 years. It’s hard to believe,” says Jan. Jan has spent her nursing career in North...
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  • Nurses' Day 2022: Advanced nurse practitioner Kirstie Yelland

    Standing in an operating theatre surrounded by giggling staff at Royal Liverpool Hospital on her first day as a young nursing student, it was a slightly inauspicious start for Kirstie Yelland. “I...
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  • Healthcare watchdog recognises improvements at Devon Doctors Group

    Devon Doctors Group has been removed from special measures and seen its rating upgraded following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission [CQC]. Improvements to services provided by the...
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  • Vikki goes the extra mile for grandfather Mark

    Devon Doctors Group employee Vikki Tiley, 31, walked a staggering 340,352 steps in aid of Prostate Cancer UK in the month of September. By our reckoning that is around 160 miles! Vikki joined Devon...
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  • Sophie jumps from 15,000ft in tribute to grandad Pete

    “We went rainbow hunting!” was Sophie Bunting’s excuse for arriving later than her fellow skydivers at the drop zone in Dunkeswell, Devon. Sophie, an NHS 111 pathways coach in Exeter, started the...
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  • Your NHS is here for you – GP practices in Devon provide reassurance they are still open

    Doctors in Devon are reassuring local people that the NHS is still there for them if they are unwell and need help. NHS chief executive Sir Simon Stevens has warned that delays in getting treatment...
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