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  • UCB

    urgent care board

  • UCC

    urgent care centre

  • UEC

    urgent and emergency care

  • UECN

    urgent and emergency care network

  • UKBA

    UK Border Agency

  • UKCC

    UK Cochrane Centre


    UK Clinical Research Collaboration


    UK Clinical Research Network

  • ULR

    union learning representative

  • UPR

    unsustainable provider regime

  • USAR

    urban search and rescue

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Will the NHS workforce strategy address the challenges facing nursing? Dr Crystal Oldman CBE

11 / 12 / 2017 Midnight

At a time when the NHS is struggling with a perfect storm of workforce challenges, Dr Crystal Oldman CBE hopes Health Education England’s forthcoming workforce strategy will be one that attracts people back into nursing.

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