As bank HSBC launches finance guide for patients and their families, dementia expert June Andrews says it is important for nurses to discuss care home and service costs
The Cavell Nurses’ Trust is urging nurses to write a will after revealing that they are less likely than the general population to have done so.
Researchers from the University of Birmingham want to prompt a discussion about how many epipens should be prescribed per child, with research suggesting there has been a significant increase.
The Scottish government has announced it will consult on enshrining in law the use of planning tools to set nurse staffing numbers in the NHS.
The development of a flu swab test could lead to personalised medicine which plays a role in fight against antibiotic resistance, according to researcher Tristan Clark.
The RCN has published guidance to help nurses support patients who are undergoing treatment which could affect their fertility
Researchers warn that measures are needed, including accurate diagnostic tests and clear presciption guidelines, to ensure the continued effectiveness of tuberculosis drugs.
A new method for growing red blood cells could eventually benefit people with rare blood types.
From 1 April, many nurses will only be able to take on extra work as overtime or through staff banks.
The Rainbow Trust Children's Charity is seeking more funding from the government for its support work with terminally ill children and their families.
The head of the RCN's learning disability nursing forum Simon Jones is concerned that healthcare professionals are starting to question the point of care and treatment reviews for people with learning disabilities if they do not lead to care shifting into the community.
The RCN has helped create a new tool to aid nurses and other health professionals in developing treatment plans with patients should they require emergency care.
RCN professional lead for public health Helen Donovan said mandatory reporting laws mean more FGM cases are being uncovered, but that it is ‘shocking’ it has remained hidden for so long.
A poll for the GMB union shows the majority of Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democrat supporters back above-inflation pay rises for the public sector.
The Prince of Wales was told about the benefits of a therapy dog called Little Dorrit on a visit to Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital in London
Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust obtained staff at the event in Birmingham
The It's Our NHS event will see people march to a rally at the Houses of Parliament.
Young expectant mothers, enrolled in Solent NHS Trust's family nurse partnership, will receive £20 shopping vouchers for each month of their pregnancy in which they do not smoke.