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District Nursing

District Nursing

District Nurse CPD learning resource 

NHS Education for Scotland has developed a CPD learning resource to support existing career level 6 District Nurses to prepare for the refocussed role. 

Sign-in / Register on TURAS at to access the resource. Users who already have TURAS nursing and midwifery ePortfolio should use the same username and password. Log in first then search for the DN CPD resource. 

Select the green Helpdesk tab on Turas if you have any problems accessing the resource.

Presentations from District Nurse Regional Events 

These presentations can be used to support local delivery

Transforming Roles

Overview of the DN CPD Learning Resource  

Self Assessment and Evidencing Learning 

Supporting Learning in Practice 

GotoMeeting Recording (please skip introductions to hear presentations. Meeting ends abruptly)

Evaluation Report  - June 2018

Funding for District Nursing

Funding to support District Nurses to undertake modules in Advanced Clinical Assessment Skills and V300 Prescribing has now been allocated to employing organisations through the NHS Boards for courses commencing before 31st March 2018. 

Funding for 2018/19 has not yet been agreed.


Page updated 19th July 2018