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Development of an accredited cancer care course for HCAs

McCready, Tracey; MacDonald, Julie


Tracey McCready

Julie MacDonald


There is growing consensus that healthcare assistants (HCAs) need access to professional development, education and support. The authors describe a short course designed to educate and support HCAs working with cancer patients.


McCready, T., & MacDonald, J. (2002). Development of an accredited cancer care course for HCAs. Nursing standard : official newspaper of the Royal College of Nursing, 16(16), 41 - 42.

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Jan 3, 2002
Publication Date Jan 3, 2002
Journal Nursing standard
Print ISSN 0029-6570
Electronic ISSN 2047-9018
Publisher RCN Publishing (RCNi)
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 16
Issue 16
Pages 41 - 42
Keywords Cancer nursing; Health care assistants
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