Nurses arrive from USA

Staff at Peterborough City Hospital welcomed 22 American student nurses and their professor last week, as part of a four month learning opportunity in the UK.

Sunday, 6th November 2016, 1:00 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 5:04 pm
Health news from the Peterborough Telegraph - peterboroughtoday.co.uk

The students, who are from Evansville University, based in Indiana, arrived last week at their UK accommodation at Harlaxton College, near Grantham.

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This is the third year that students have visited the Trust however this year will be the first time that students have each been able to undertake a short clinical placement in a ward or department across the Trust.

Ivan Graham, Assistant Director of Nursing (Effectiveness), said: “This is a great opportunity for us to work with American student nurses and guide them in their future career development.”