Well, we've promised this for some time now, and on the dawn of a new Autumn, we are happy to finally announce that SMNET Blogs are now up and running!!
Why should I keep a blog on SMNET? Well, there are endless reasons, but here are the main ones:-
Instant visibility; No need to worry about building an audience! SMNET receives over 80,000 unique visitors a month and with thousands of members, your blogs will be frequented from launch!
No maintenance hassles; Forget security updates, patches, html worries - SMNET will maintain blogs and improve them over time. Regular security patches are applied to all blogs leaving you free to focus on blogging.
On 15th September on a sunny autumnal morning at the beautiful setting of Rownhams House in Southampton, Neighbourhood Midwives and SMNET held their first joint workshop aimed at inspiring and informing those starting on the journey to becoming a midwife.
The workshop was led by midwives who have experience of working in many different midwifery settings (including caseloading), an experienced midwifery lecturer and most importantly a current student midwife!
The aims of the day were: to understand in detail what a midwife does and what her role entails; to explore why the individual wants to become a midwife; and finally to be able to communicate this in the application process for a place at university.
The day was delivered in a experiential workshop style that involved individual work, group work as well as hearing from the ‘experts’ – the women (in the form of birth stories), the experienced midwives and the student.
The feedback from the participants was extremely positive,...
Join us on Sunday 21st September for our monthly nursing quiz. Join in the fun of pre-quiz chatter 7:30 for a 8pm start. Keep your eyes peeled for the banner which will appear as by magic and whisk you away to the magical quiz area of SMNET!
THE TOPIC IS NEW STARTERS
This quiz will help your basic knowledge of nursing as you embark on your exciting journey as a student nurses. This months quiz is for new starters ONLY. Everyone else is welcome to join in but you will not be eligible to win the prize.
Dress Code: Pj's, or Onesies
Required items: cake and wine or appropriate alternative
As always, thanks go to Elsevier for the prize as follows:
£50 ebook voucher