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Elaine Francis, RGN

Elaine Francis, RGN
Elaine Francis is a registered nurse working in cardiology at a flagship emergency care hospital. She has over 15 years' experience in healthcare and earned both her nursing registration and BSc (hons) in Practice Development at the University of Northumbria at Newcastle Upon Tyne. Elaine has written content for a number of industry websites and blogs. She spends most of her spare time telling her children to put their shoes on.
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Teens and the Challenge of Living with Chronic Illness

What are the barriers to managing chronic conditions for teenagers and how can their parents, families, and caregivers help.

How Technology is Changing Nursing Practice for the Better

Technology is changing nursing practice, making it easier to acquire patient data. One possible benefit: nurses may be freed up for more time with patients.