John Ely

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Nurse struck off after resuscitation attempt on care home resident with DNACPR notice

NMC panel ruled that Adeniyi Adesanya showed no evidence of remediation or remorse

Jamie Smith and Georgia Duffy
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Nurse graduates create tartan range to honour profession and support charities

Profits from sales will go to support nursing charity helping to improve patient care

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Students report ‘misogynistic’ warnings from lecturers over online swimwear snaps

NMC invoked in ‘scare stories’ of nurses being struck off for ‘sexy’ clothing posts

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Petition prompts government to consider legal protection for ‘nurse’ job title

Ongoing campaign calls for law change to stop the use of the title for non-registered roles

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Nurses and nursing students could get COVID-19 booster jab from September

Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation advises government to deliver booster jabs

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Nursing students targeted in registration scam

Universities warn of fraudulent requests for £1,400 fee to join NMC register

webpage publicising remembrance service for Nigerian nurses in the UK who died with coronavirus
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Nursing staff who died in pandemic to be commemorated in multi-faith service

Online event is organised by members of the Nigerian Nurses Charitable Association UK

A nurse pointing to a duty roster
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Nurses win right to make unlimited flexible working requests

Unions agree deal aimed at ensuring better work-life balance for NHS staff

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New health and social care secretary must not insult us with 1% pay rise, say nurses

RCN urges Sajid Javid to ‘hold on to the fantastic nurses we’ve got’

smiling woman sits at a table with young child with disabilities who is colouring
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Childcare and flexible working: tribunal’s ‘landmark’ decision over dismissed nurse

Nurse’s employment appeal prompts tribunal to point to ‘childcare disparity’ women face

Health and social care secretary Matt Hancock
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Hancock accused of failing to credit nurses in vaccine rollout

Contribution of general practice nurses, rather than GPs, ‘should be made explicit’

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Nurse says celebrate NHS and ‘fight for its future’ at protests on its 73rd anniversary

Holly Turner urges staff to campaign for fair pay and patient safety on 3 July

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High-earning nurse convicted of sick pay fraud is spared jail

Band 8c nurse Sheila Loveridge gets 16-month suspended sentence for defrauding NHS of £38,500

Care home
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COVID-19 vaccinations to be mandatory for all nurses working in care homes

Staff will be given 16 weeks to be vaccinated or face redeployment or possible dismissal

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Queen’s birthday honours: pandemic ‘shines a light’ on nurses’ achievements

Nurses from across the UK recognised for their dedication during the pandemic and beyond

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Wound care strategy aims to improve nurses’ skills and knowledge

The National Wound Care Core Capabilities Framework for England hopes to standardise care

Brass plate with the name of the NMC
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Nurse struck off for not attempting CPR

Rosaline Appice confused a nursing home resident with another who had DNACPR notice in place

some nursing jobs are being opened up to non-nurses, RCN claims
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The nursing job adverts ‘that should set alarm bells ringing’

Employers are opening nursing jobs up to non-nurses, claims RCN