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Intensive care


Neonatal nurse staffing

Nursing associates

Learning disability 


CPD principles

The principles are designed to guide individuals, employers and wider systems to create a culture of continuous improvement, workforce development and improve outcomes for service users. People working in the health and social care workforce operate in a changing, challenging and complex environment. Practicing safely and effectively, now and in the future is essential. 

The five principles are that CPD and Lifelong Learning should:

  • be each person’s responsibility and be made possible and supported by your employer
  • benefit the service users
  • improve the quality of service delivery
  • be balanced and relevant to each person’s area of practice or employment
  • be recorded and show the effect on each person’s area of practice.

See: Principles for CPD and Lifelong Learning

See also:

Maternity Services