Chief Nursing Officer

  • CNO May Update

    12th May 2017 by

    “From Boardroom to bedside” was the title of my first blog which I posted in June 2014 when Nurse Director in NHS Ayrshire and Arran. I posed the question of how a board Nurse Director brings what’s important to clinical practice and patients, to decisions made by the NHS Board, and how Board level decisions...

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  • If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there

    17th November 2016 by

    Fiona McQueen with Cabinet Secretary for Health and Social Care, Shona Robison

    I recently launched a large scale engagement to develop a 2030 Vision for Nursing in Scotland. The goal is to produce a vision for maximising the nursing contribution to health and well-being which is informed and supported by nursing workforce, students and stakeholders. The creation of a vision for Nursing in Scotland will support and...

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