Jennifer Trueland

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What’s in a #name?

Five years since its launch, the hellomynameis campaign is still promoting compassionate care

LGBT staff in the workplace
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The Stonewall effect: the positive difference an inclusive employer can make

Attitudes towards LGBT people have changed. Now health employers are catching up

Hospital patient in bed looking at iPad
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‘We value your feedback’: what patient experience really tells us

The emphasis on feedback from service users is relatively new, but central to improving care

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Patients’ spiritual needs: the conversations that can help

This vital, but often daunting, area of care starts with talking about what matters to people

Sara Lister
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Spiritual and psychological support: the nurse-led team helping people cope with cancer

Nurse counsellors lead the pastoral care services at London’s Royal Marsden Hospital

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The celebrated first world war nurses ‘all but forgotten’

Reviving the story of Elsie Knocker and Mairi Chisholm, the most medalled women of the war

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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