Helene Donnelly

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Applying the 6Cs of nursing care to our colleagues

Nurses should pull together to implement the outgoing CNO's 6Cs of nursing care


Helene Donnelly: celebrate as well as protect whistleblowers

New draft regulations provide protection to whistleblowers seeking jobs in the NHS. This is welcome, but without cultural change staff who raise concerns still risk damaging their career, says Mid Staffs whistleblower Helene Donnelly.

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Helene Donnelly: For the NHS to cope with this crisis, managers must listen to nurses

Mid Staffs whistleblower Helene Donnelly says with many services stretched to breaking point, those in positions of power need to listen to front line staff, who know what is going wrong and can suggest solutions.