Jennifer Trueland

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Military precision meets nursing care for older people

What it's like living and working at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, home to army veterans

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Using neighbourhood networks to enable people to die at home

In a pioneering initiative, family and friends share end of life care with community nurses

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The human impact of a flu pandemic: what history can teach us

An exhibition on the devastating Spanish flu of 1918 underlines the value of vaccines

Catherine Gamble, Elizabeth Park, Kiran Jnagal
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The BAME leadership scheme that confounded sceptics and is boosting careers

Mental health trust took action to address the lack of diversity in senior nurse roles

Christy Samuel examining a patient
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A hands-on role where you’re trusted to use your own judgment

Advanced nurse practitioner Christy Samuel says challenges are what makes her job satisfying

Ian Costello and Kirsten Paisley-Pearce
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Why the nursing associate role is dividing opinion

Will nursing associates shore up an overstretched workforce or put patient safety at risk?

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How a social media post started a safe staffing revolution

A nurse’s lament on how many patients she cared for prompted action on staffing in Canada

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Flash glucose monitoring: how to access ‘life-changing’ diabetes technology

Sensor removes need for regular finger-prick testing, but is not available universally on NHS

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Colorectal: an underrated specialty

Choosing an unglamorous specialty was never an issue for colorectal consultant nurse Fiona...

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How experts by experience are shaping mental health services

Volunteers influencing change at a large mental health trust have been well received by staff

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Pride in the rich past of nursing’s diversity

RCN exhibition reveals history of LGBT and BME nurses and those with disabilities

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Nursing Now: developing nations show what nurses can achieve

Three-year campaign aims to inspire nurses around the world to fulfil their potential

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The leadership programme that helps you improve care from the front line

A Foundation of Nursing Studies programme nurtures nurse leaders who manage teams but still work in patient-facing roles

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Therapeutic camps a life-changing experience for children and nurse volunteers

At the Over the Wall camps children with life-limiting conditions get to fulfil some dreams and have a lot of fun. For the nurse volunteers who support them, including the chief nursing officer for England, it is a chance to broaden their experience and get back in touch with what they love most about nursing

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Resilience is not about trying harder

Resilience has become a buzzword that not everyone likes. Used superficially it can heap more pressure on individuals. Embraced properly, it means organisations creating conditions in which nurses can be kind to themselves.

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Volunteers come to the aid of patients and staff

The HelpForce initiative aims to double the number of volunteers supporting NHS patients, co-ordinate their work with that of paid staff and involve them in crucial areas such as discharge

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From under-performing to outstanding: how a well-led team can transform care-home life

Nurse manager Grace Sloan knew she could 'fix' an ailing home by empowering its staff

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Sorting fact from fiction: health information in the internet age

Nurses and patients are advised to take care to ensure the health information they find online is accurate

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