Flavia Munn is the editor of Nursing Standard. She is responsible for overseeing all the editorial content published daily on the Nursing Standard website and app, and its curation into our monthly print journal.
Flavia has over 15 years' experience as a health journalist, writing for newspapers and specialist publications aimed at the public, patients, nurses and doctors.
Nurses describe encounters with desperately ill asylum seekers and call for more awareness of their needs.
Nurse debriefing sessions can be an effective way to provide psychological support and to learn lessons, RCN congress heard.
Resolution passed at RCN congress declares UK system still offers the fairest method of providing healthcare for all
The 57,000 episodes of self-harm reported in mental health services each year account for 25% of the total number of incidents, the RCNi Mental Health Practice conference heard.
The NHS focus on illness rather than wellness could be ‘disabling patients’, delegates tell RCN congress.
Women who feel pain when urinating are likely to have an undetected bacterial infection, a study shows.
Mental health nurses need support so they can care for patients, service user says.
The unachievable cost of dementia care is revealed in a new report that also highlights the loneliness of carers.
To mark Nurses’ Day, Marie Curie celebrates those who have switched to a career in nursing.
Bed shortages could cause difficulties in meeting new time limits on the assessment of patients detained under the Mental Health Act.
Nurses on the Isle of Man say they are 'bitterly disappointed' that their claim of a 5% pay award was turned down by the Manx government. They say it will make the island a less attractive place to work.
A director of nursing has been appointed general secretary of the Royal College of Midwives. Gill Walton takes over from Cathy Warwick, who is retiring this summer.
NHS Providers says staff are leaving the health service to work in supermarkets because of stress and ongoing pay restraint. In a seven-point policy paper, it urges the next government to take urgent action to tackle workforce shortages.
Two hospice nurses have been commended for coming to the aid of a woman who had been stabbed in a knife attack.
Nurses or carers with unexplained experiences are wanted for a book on paranormal phenomena. A writer is compiling stories from healthcare professionals having heard of some unusual goings-on in hospitals.
Editorial team behind Nursing Standard and nine specialist journals awarded silver in the Content Team of the Year category at British Media Awards.
A film has been produced to highlight the value of children's nursing amid concerns the specialty could be sidelined. Nurses at Evelina London Children's Hospital explain why they do their job.
Two new council members have been appointed to the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).