Useful Web Sites for Nursing and Midwifery
You may also find the following web sites useful:
Links to United Kingdom official publications, and include Bills before Parliament, Acts of Parliament, other statutory instruments, budget information and daily lists. These documents are searchable by category, date, title and department. Hansard (daily debates from the House of Commons and Houses of Lords) may be located at this site. Parliamentary press releases are accessible.
Search facilities for the Nursing Standard online. The pages also provide information on continuing Education administered by the RCN. Links to the ICN Centennial Conference Website and access to the RCN pages. The RCN Institute page is accessible form this site.
Occupational Therapy Evidence-Based Practice Research Group
Offers critical review of evidence regarding the effectiveness of occupational therapy interventions and seeks to develop tools to evaluate occupational therapy programmes. Access to research projects and publications.
NARIC - National Rehabilitation Information Centre
This is an award-winning mix of lay and professional information giving, amongst other things, first class coverage of disability and rehabilitation literature. Search the whole site by keyword or select the NARIC and NIDRR (National Institute for Rehabilitation Research) databases for more specific searches.
The information provided by this site is based on qualitative research into patient experiences, led by experts at the University of Oxford. "These personal stories of health and illness will enable patients, families and healthcare professionals to benefit from the experiences of others."
You will need to register and set up your own username and password to access Healthtalkonline.
Jiscmail nursing lists
A number of discussion lists covering many aspects of nursing.