NURSING STANDARD - MODERN MATRONS FEATURE
Shirlene Jones, left, Head of Nursing, A&E Minor Injury & Illness, discusses a child's foot X-ray with Miriam Brown, right, Paediatric Staff Nurse,
Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust, London, May. 22, 2003. As one of four A&E Heads of Nursing, Shirlene Jones' targets are
to reduce waiting times for patients with minor conditions, to establish an emergency nurse practitioner service
and to manage the triage of all patients presenting to A&E. Also is a link between all hospital departments.
Photo © Hazel Dunlop