Flavia Munn

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.

Language tests
Nursing Standard

Doctors call for bolstered language tests for non-UK nurses

Standardised testing of general and clinical English language skills for all overseas nurses, doctors and dentists would improve patient safety, says Royal College of Surgeons.

Dementia map
Nursing Standard

Online map lays bare postcode lottery of dementia care

New interactive map has revealed wide inequalities in care for people with dementia in England.

Drug round
Nursing Standard

New nurse-designed board game

Game aims to minimise medication errors

Night nurse
Nursing Standard

Night-shift nurses 'at greater risk of infections'

Disrupted body clock increases risk, research suggests.

Owen Smith
Nursing Standard

Pledge to keep nursing student bursary

Labour's Owen Smith would 'reverse government decision'

organ donation
Nursing Standard

Hundreds of cancer patients were organ donors, new figures reveal

People with a history of cancer are being reminded they may be able to become organ donors as new figures show nearly 700 patients benefited from such transplants.