Quality patient care relies on the demonstration of competencies by nurses at all stages of their education and developing career. This book is designed to help student nurses better understand the competencies set out by the NMC and equip them to achieve and demonstrate competency as they prepare to qualify as a nurse.
Sheila Reading is a Principal Teaching Fellow in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton. Sheila is a qualified Adult Nurse. Brian Webster is Professor of Nursing and Assistant Dean at the Faculty of Health, Life & Social Sciences at Edinburgh Napier University. Brian is a qualified Adult and Mental Health Nurse.