UK-wide survey of 500 people reveals one in five (21%) are unable to control symptom flare ups and seek help in emergency departments two or more times in a year
Nursing and Midwifery Council proposal could see nursing associates pay £120 a year to register – despite being on a lower pay band
Executive director of nursing based in the Middle East who trained at Great Ormond Street Hospital has become its new chief nurse
A fifth of cancer patients experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following treatment, say researchers who urge patients with a warrior mentality to be open to seeking help for emotional upheaval
Photographs show touching scenes of four young gay men in dedicated Middlesex Hospital ward in 1993 – an era of stigma and fear before antiretroviral medications were available
Chancellor Philip Hammond committed £2.8 billion resource funding for the NHS in England
Burgundy-coloured tunic will enhance accountability of senior staff.
NHS say patient response crucial to drive even more improvements and a better, more representative picture of the care being provided
Bullying and violence in the workplace increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, possibly due to changes caused by stress hormones or because they trigger comfort eating, researchers say
Wounds sustained at night heal more slowly because of how our body clocks work, scientists say, with skin cells moving to the site of a wound to repair it far quicker during the daytime
A draft law which was seeking to make it a specific offence to assault emergency staff in England and Wales has been widened to include nurses in all settings.
Introducing priority standards for emergency care in hospitals in England has failed to curb excess deaths at weekends, say researchers who call for the rules to be reviewed before they become mandatory
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence is offering the chance for health and social care professionals to influence its work.
Queen’s Nursing Institute chief executive Crystal Oldman made a CBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in recognition for her work in community nursing
A senior nurse is using her dual role as mayor of a London borough to raise awareness of diabetes
Commons health committee: Nursing workforce undervalued and not sufficiently recognised, says NMC chief executive
Nursing and Midwifery Council chief executive Jackie Smith says nurses leaving the profession ‘tragic’
Children’s charity WellChild says demand for access to its network of nurses helping seriously ill children has risen nearly 40% this year, and pressures on NHS and social care budgets, coupled with a workforce shortage, means patients are in danger of being failed
Findings from a study into the effectiveness of Schwartz rounds suggest that staff who attend are less stressed and more empathic with colleagues and patients