Dr Andy Nichols
Profiles

Dr Andy Nichols

Lecturer in Nursing Studies (Education)

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)

Biography

Biography

Qualifications

RGN, DipPSN, MA, PGCE, PhD

Professional membership

I am a member of the Infection Prevention Society.

Research

Research

Research interests

I am interested in the use of organisational learning theory as a means of improving infection control knowledge and practice.

I am a member of the professional and organisational issues research group.

Publications

Publications

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Hambridge K, Endacott R & Nichols A (2020) 'The financial cost of sharps injuries' British Journal of Healthcare Management 26, (11) 270-274 , DOI
Nichols A, Trimble P & Stebbings A (2020) 'The use of inter-professional education (IPE) healthcare law and ethics scenario based learning sessions amongst nursing, midwifery and law students: An evaluation' Nurse Education Today 91, 104455-104455 , DOI
Hambridge K, Nichols A & Endacott R (2016) 'The impact of sharps injuries on student nurses: a systematic review' British Journal of Nursing 25, (19) 1064-1071 , DOI Open access
Nichols A & Mukonoweshuro R (2016) 'Understanding and knowledge of sustainable waste management within the neonatal unit: A qualitative investigation' Journal of Neonatal Nursing , DOI Open access
Manzi S, Nichols A & Richardson J (2016) 'A comparison of waste compositions at health and social care facilities' British Journal of Healthcare Management 22, (9) 469-474 , DOI
Manzi S, Nichols A & Richardson J (2016) 'A study of health and social care waste management behaviour' British Journal of Healthcare Management 22, (7) 360-366 , DOI
Richardson J, Grose J, Manzi S, Mills I, Moles DR, Mukonoweshuro R, Nasser M & Nichols A (2016) 'What's in a bin: A case study of dental clinical waste composition and potential greenhouse gas emission savings' BRITISH DENTAL JOURNAL 220, (2) 61-66 Author Site , DOI
Richardson J, Grose J, Manzi S, Mills I, Moles DR, Mukonoweshuro R, Nasser M & Nichols A (2016) 'What's in a bin: A case study of dental clinical waste composition and potential greenhouse gas emission savings' British Dental Journal 220, (2) 61-66 , DOI
Nichols A, Grose J & Mukonoweshuro R (2016) 'Achieving cost and carbon savings in neonatal practice: A review of the literature on sustainable waste management' Journal of Neonatal Nursing 22, (2) 81-87 , DOI Open access
Nichols A & Allum P (2015) 'Emergency medical services (EMS) and waste: a review of the literature on sustainable EMS waste management' Journal of Paramedic Practice 7, (11) 568-571 , DOI
Nichols A (2014) 'The impact of the clinical environment on family centred care in the neonatal unit: A qualitative investigation' Journal of Neonatal Nursing 20, (5) 230-235 , DOI
Manzi S, Nichols A & Richardson J (2014) 'A non-participant observational study of health and social care waste disposal behaviour in the South West of England' J Health Serv Res Policy 19, (4) 231-235 Author Site , DOI
Nichols A & Manzi S (2014) 'Physical space and its impact on waste management in the neonatal care setting' Journal of Infection Prevention 15, (4) 134-138 , DOI
Nichols A (2013) 'Sustainable family centred care in the neonatal unit' Journal of Neonatal Nursing 19, (5) 266-270 , DOI
Manzi S, Nichols A, Pahl S, Richardson J, Bennallick M & Grose J (2013) 'How do they manage it? An observational study of health and social care waste management' PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH 28, 262-262 Author Site
Nichols A, Grose J, Bennallick M & Richardson J (2012) 'Sustainable healthcare waste management: a qualitative investigation of its feasibility within a county in the south west of England' Journal of Infection Prevention 14, (2) 60-64 , DOI
Richardson J, Nichols A & Henry T (2012) 'Do transition towns have the potential to promote health and well-being? A health impact assessment of a transition town initiative' Public Health 126, (11) 982-989 Author Site , DOI
Grose J, Bennallick M, Nichols A, Pahl S & Richardson J (2012) 'Facilitating Sustainable Waste Management Behaviors Within the Health Sector: A Case Study of the National Health Service (NHS) in Southwest England, UK' SUSTAINABILITY 4, (4) 630-642 Author Site , DOI
Grose J, Bennallick M, Nichols A, Pahl S & Richardson J (2012) 'Facilitating Sustainable Waste Management Behaviors Within the Health Sector: A Case Study of the National Health Service (NHS) in Southwest England, UK' Sustainability 4, (4) 630-630
Nichols AT, Richardson J & Maynard V (2010) 'Climate change and communicable disease: What are the risks?' Journal of Infection Prevention 11, (5) 146-148
Nichols A & Richardson J (2010) 'Climate Change, Health and Sustainability: A brief Survey of Primary Care Trusts in the South West of England' Perspectives in Public Health , DOI
Richardson J, Kagawa F & Nichols A (2009) 'Health, energy vulnerability and climate change: a retrospective thematic analysis of primary care trust policies and practices' Public Health 123, (12) 765-770 Author Site , DOI
Richardson J, Kagawa F & Nichols AT (2009) 'Health, energy vulnerability and climate change: A retrospective thematic analysis of primary care trust policies and practices' Public Health 123, (12) 765-770
Nichols AT, Maynard V, Goodman B & Richardson J (2009) 'Health, energy vulnerability and climate change: A retrospective thematic analysis of primary care trust policies and practices' Environmental Health Insights 3, 63-88
Nichols A, Maynard V, Goodman B & Richardson J (2009) 'Health, Climate Change and Sustainability: A systematic Review and Thematic Analysis of the Literature' Environ Health Insights 3, 63-88 Author Site , DOI Open access
Nichols AT & Badger B (2008) 'An investigation of the division between espoused and actual practice in infection control and of the knowledge sources that may underpin this division' British Journal of Infection Control 9, (4) 11-15
Cornock M & Nichols AT (2008) 'Caught on camera' Nursing Standard 23, (5) 64-64
Richardson J, Kagawa F & Nichols A (2008) 'Health, Climate Change and Energy Vulnerability: A Retrospective Assessment of Strategic Health Authority Policy and Practice in England' Environmental Health Insights 2, 97-103 Open access
Nichols AT & Badger B (2008) 'Investigating the use of situated learning in the control of infection' The International Journal of Learning 15, (1) 177-184
Nichols A & Richardson J 'Climate change, Health and Sustainability: A brief survey of Primary Care Trusts in the South West of England' Perspectives in Public Health , DOI
Other Publications
Nichols AT (2017) Protecting patients and vital NHS resources through effective clinical waste management. Health Business Publisher Site