Mental health care crisis looming because trainee nurses are being driven away by bursary cuts, MPs warn | The Independent

The crisis in mental health services is likely to be made worse because of a collapse in trainee nurses following the Government’s decision to scrap bursaries for nursing students last year, MPs have warned. In a report on the nursing workforce the Commons Health Select Committee said ministers must be prepared to “respond swiftly” if the policy, intended to allow more nurses to be trained, keeps driving down numbers.

Source: Mental health care crisis looming because trainee nurses are being driven away by bursary cuts, MPs warn | The Independent

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