Jo Stephenson

Nurse prepares to view RCN congress 2021 online

RCN congress debates cancelled: college scraps key parts of 2021 programme

Members’ concerns about inability to participate online are said to be behind decision

Sexual harassment allegations: RCN launches 24-hour helpline for its members and staff

Organisation pledges to ‘tackle the issues and behaviours that have no place in our college’

Managers need training on signs of moral injury in nurses, report warns

Working in the pandemic has meant making ‘unthinkable decisions’ and staff need more support

Picture of  staff nurse Eileen Barrott

Nurse’s husband charged with her murder

Mark Barrott due to appear in court charged with murdering staff nurse Eileen Barrott

Tributes paid to nurse murdered in her Leeds home

Emergency services found Eileen Barrott on Sunday and police are searching for her husband

NHS flexible working: how to apply and make it work for you

The agreement aims to help recruit and retain workers as well as improve work-life balance

Backdated holiday pay: how to get any money you are owed

Find out if you’re eligible for a one-off corrective payment for ‘regular overtime’

Why are pay and conditions different for non-NHS nurses?

Pay varies widely in other settings, but calls for standardisation may not be welcomed by all

FtP panel diversity: drive to recruit more minority ethnic members has limited success

NMC says long-term aim is for panel membership to reflect diversity of the profession

NMC hearing room

Fitness to Practise: NMC prevents 501 inappropriate referrals in past year

Employer Link Service works with organisations to explore other options to resolve concerns

Dame Donna , who has resigned as RCN general secretary and chief executive

Dame Donna Kinnair resigns from RCN

College general secretary had been on extended sick leave following accident

ICU nurses take on Channel swim to raise money for children’s charities

Evelina London Children’s Hospital staff hope to raise £60,000

Shift patterns: survey wants nurses’ views on what works for them

Researchers hope results will provide detailed picture of shift lengths and preferences

Praise for ‘extraordinary’ nurse who helped domestic violence survivor report his abuser

Fiona Fraser’s referral helped convict abuser who threw boiling oil over her husband

Windrush generation nurses: reflections on racism and career triumphs against the odds

Nurses who came to the UK from Jamaica recall subtle discrimination and blatant barriers

Standardised nursing uniforms: what do you want to wear to work?

An NHS consultation could see an end to the plethora of styles used across England

Magnet hospitals: what makes them places where nurses want to work?

Why UK hospitals are trialling the US model and what it means for staff and patients

Hospitals in special measures after telling staff to re-wear single-use PPE

Basic hand hygiene lapses and poor practice put staff and service users at risk of COVID-19

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