In addition to re-registering every three years, nurses will soon be required to revalidate to continue practising
Revalidation is the buzzword in nursing circles this week. And there is certainly a lot of buzzing going on since the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) made the decision to introduce a new system of revalidation from 2015. Unfortunately, it does not make for positive reading.
As well as working on the Nursing in Practice advisory board, Marilyn is also Lead Nurse for a teaching PCT, supporting nurse-led services and the development of practice nurses and healthcare assistants. She enjoys being a respiratory trainer and a nurse opinion leader and is passionate about expanding and blurring nursing boundaries in primary care.