Alistair Kleebauer

Bursary demo
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'Reinstate nursing bursary'

Nursing Standard editor in plea to PM

Work in Britain
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‘Grant EU nurses British citizenship for free’

The Institute of Public Policy Research think tank say the NHS would collapse without the contribution of EU nationals.

NMC hearings
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Midwife suspended for nine months over death of baby Joshua Titcombe

Midwife’s care failings before infant’s death lead to her suspension.

abortion centre
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Marie Stopes abortions for under-18s and vulnerable women halted

Terminations for vulnerable groups suspended by Marie Stopes in light of Care Quality Commission concerns

Pay freeze
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Pay freeze is hurting nurse morale, says RCN's longest-serving rep

Gordon Lees looked back at more than 40 years of activism for the RCN at a talk in London...

Nurse Pauline Cafferky is now under investigation
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Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey accused of concealing high temperature during screening

Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who was infected with the Ebola virus while volunteering...

Exam results
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Prospective nursing students race for final degree places on A-level results day

Nursing is the fifth most popular subject searched for on the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) clearing website.

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Suicide and mental health

'Lack of contact' with mental health services for people who take their own life

Health visitor
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'Halt reduction in health visitor numbers'

Health visitor funding must be protected, says RCN

Pay discussions
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Nurses deserve a 15% pay rise, the RCN says

Nurses who have endured pay freezes and salary restraints deserve to be paid 15% more they...

Scottish students
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Scottish students race to get last remaining nursing places north of the border

A small number of places on nursing degrees in Scotland are still available through clearing.

Racist abuse
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Unions vow to combat rise in racist abuse against NHS staff

The Trades Union Congress has published guidance to combat racism in the workplace following the Brexit vote.

Cancer Nursing Practice

More than 100,000 cancer patients 'left in the dark' about side effects, says Macmillan

The charity Macmillan Cancer Support wants the NHS to ensure cancer patients recieve a care plan and are told about potential long term side effects, both from their cancer and their treatment

House of Lords
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Calls for more nursing peers in House of Lords

Increasing the number of nurse peers in the House of Lords would give the profession more political cache.

Jim Buchan
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Nursing contribution overlooked due to weak research, says expert

Nursing's contribution is underestimated because of ‘weak’ research, a leading workforce expert has warned.

Jackie Smith
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Nine out of ten NMC registrants revalidate successfully in first 3 months

The NMC said its latest figures show revalidation has been a success and it is not adversely affecting registrant numbers.

Dr Comfort Momoh
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Midwife and long-standing FGM campaigner receives national honour

Midwife Comfort Momoh has received a fellowship from the Royal College of Midwives for her work caring for female genital mutilation patients.

Pauline Cafferkey
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Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey talks about the stress of NMC inquiry

Pauline Cafferkey said it is ‘very stressful’ to remain under NMC investigation