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An overview of developments in nurse prescribing in the UK

Courtenay, Molly ORCID: 2019. An overview of developments in nurse prescribing in the UK. Nursing Standard , e11078. 10.7748/ns.2018.e11078

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In the UK and internationally, the nursing profession is continuing to advance and innovate its roles and functions. One area in which this is particularly notable is nurse prescribing. The UK has the most extended nurse prescribing rights in the world, with significant advances in this field over the past two decades. This article reflects on this development, what has been learned and the challenges that remain in relation to nurse prescribing and meeting healthcare service needs.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Healthcare Sciences
Publisher: RCN Publishing (RCNi)
ISSN: 0029-6570
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 17 April 2018
Date of Acceptance: 16 April 2018
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2023 21:06

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