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  • WAG

    Welsh Assembly Government

  • WAHT

    Weston Area Health Trust

  • WAO

    Wales Audit Office

  • WBS

    Welsh Blood Service

  • WG

    Welsh Government

  • WHO

    World Health Organization

  • WIC

    walk in centre

  • WORD

    Wales Office of Research and Development for Health and Social Care

  • WPF

    Welsh Partnership Forum


    wellness recovery action plans

  • WRES

    Workforce Race Equality Standard

  • WRT

    workforce review team

  • WTD

    working-time directive

  • WTE

    whole time equivalent

  • WTR

    working time regulations


    Winterbourne View Joint Improvement Programme

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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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