What We Do
Agency nursing staff
We deploy our highly adaptable agency nursing staff to a range of settings, from care homes to hospitals. With extensive industry experience and a passion for helping patients and their families to live healthier and happier lives, our team provide leading medical support and have each passed a strict vetting process. All nurses are registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council and are all Disclosure and Barring Service certified.
High dependency care
Our specialist high dependency nursing team provides 1-2-1 support to patients who suffer from chronic and severe conditions. We believe that with the right care, anyone can live a healthy, happy, and rewarding life. Our work with families and individuals sees our nurses build close relationships that facilitate the highest quality of bespoke care for a full range of conditions.
Specialist healthcare support
For over 30 years, we have been carefully curating a network of connections that includes some of the UK’s foremost healthcare professionals. From chemotherapy through to COVID-19, and paediatric care through to physiotherapy, we offer a full range of services that are designed to fit around our patients – whatever their personal needs may be.
All Practical Nursing staff are highly trained professionals who have worked in a wide variety of environments. Adapting to the work at hand, they provide support in prisons, hospitals, intensive care units (ITUs), mental health units, and in transit for air ambulances and other in-flight settings. Across all areas, we work closely with our clients to provide the nursing care they need.
Home care ventilation
Our expert nursing team are well versed in providing support to patients who are ventilator dependant. With the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the demand for ventilators, we stand ready to provide knowledge, guidance, and expert care for patients with a broad array of breathing difficulties.
Mental health nursing
Mental health nursing requires patience, understanding, and in-depth knowledge of psychology, therapy, and medicine. Our mental health nurses have all of these capabilities and work with people of all ages and with all conditions to provide them with the support they need to live a healthy and independent life. From mental health support provided in institutional settings through to working one on one with patients and their families, we make it easier to adapt and thrive despite any mental health condition.
Why Choose Us
On-demand support – 24/7 coverage all year round
We provide year-round nursing coverage and healthcare support to clients across the UK. Whenever and wherever you need us, we’ll be there. Clients can count on total punctuality, flexibility, and attention to detail like no other. Whatever your healthcare needs, our diligent nursing team will provide for them across personal and private settings alike. Whether its combating staffing shortages or providing effective administration, we can help.
Highly trained specialist staff
Our specialist staff are all highly trained and passionate about providing the very highest quality of nursing care. With exacting standards and a raft of qualifications under their belts, our nurses are best-in-class suppliers of healthcare support. We consistently invest in their personal development and have an unwavering belief in the importance of developing a comprehensive knowledge of medical care.
An emphasis on compassionate care
We understand that healthcare can bring with it a lot of emotions, and many of our clients are going through some of the most trying times of their lives. We provide kind, compassionate, and patient support that will you or your loved one to feel comfortable. Whatever their condition, we’ll do whatever we can to ensure that you can adapt to their condition and endure whatever comes their way. In high-pressure situations, we strive to be a calming force that can make a real positive difference.
Extensive industry experience
Practical Nursing has been in the field for over 30 years. Having spent so long caring for clients and assisting healthcare professionals, we have a complete understanding of this industry and know how we can act to promote and provide happier and healthier lives. Our expert team are adept at dealing with the logistics that go on in the background of healthcare and can provide for all of your needs both flexibly and affordably. From crisis spread to ad hoc support, we’re ready to help.
Full vetting and background checks
Our professional nursing team is comprised exclusively of carefully vetted individuals who are highly knowledgeable and deeply passionate about providing first-class care to patients up and down the UK. All of our nurses are registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council and are all Disclosure and Barring Service certified. This means you can take heart that we are highly reputable industry experts with the credentials to show it.
We’re committed to upholding the highest standards of confidentiality and ensure that all of our staff hold the same values. Our professional nurses have cared for a variety of high-profile figures and the close relationships we build allow us to foster a trust that enables truly premium care without any intrusion into your privacy.
Working with Practical Staffing for more than 6 months during the hardest times. Very professional, easy to work with, always someone to get in touch with if needed. Got an opportunity to improve my lifestyle, full flexibility given.Sally Cornford
I was given the information about this company by the hospital when my mother had a stroke last summer. It has completely changed my mother's life considerably. She is looking fitter, better and healthier than ever before due to the loving care.Matthew Webb
I have worked with Practical Staff for just over one year. Everyone is kind and friendly. There are always shifts to suit your availability. They offer first-class training and a great rate of pay. I would highly recommend as an employer.Neil Patel
Very professional company, the staff are very knowledgeable and reliable. Thank you for taking care of my mother.Samantha Wood