John Ely

Poor workplace culture
Nursing Standard

Trusts must increase monitoring and reporting of workplace culture, report advises

Pulse UK says organisations need to tackle ‘learned helplessness’ among staff

RCN congress vote
Nursing Standard

RCN congress 2019: bullying, uniforms and harassment by patients to be discussed

College members put nurses’ workplace issues on the agenda at Liverpool

Dublin strike
Nursing Standard

Nurses in Ireland stage first of six one-day strikes

Low wages and staffing crisis have forced industrial action, union argues

Agency staff
Nursing Standard

Wales safe staffing law plays key role in rising agency spend, report finds

Wales Audit Office also cites lack of NHS pay growth as contributing factor

Nurses coming from Western Australia to Grampian
Nursing Standard

NHS Grampian prepares to welcome Australian nursing graduates, thanks to NMC rule change

Newly qualified cohort will help the Scottish employer fill band 5 vacancies

NHS pay deals
Nursing Standard

Pay deal ‘may help make up lost ground’ on recruitment and retention

RCN urges pay review body to back ‘robust’ approach to workforce data

Jersey flag illustration
Nursing Standard

Jersey nurses’ pay dispute: RCN members move one step closer to industrial action ballot

Resolve of island’s nurses hardens after rejecting government's ‘final’ offer

Health surcharge
Nursing Standard

Health surcharge bill for overseas nurses in London will near £4 million in 2019

RCN says doubling of fee for using NHS services will deter potential recruits

GP_Frailty_test
Nursing Older People

Nurses need training in frailty management if the NHS Long Term Plan is to succeed

GPs alone cannot carry out frailty management, says leading nurse

Jersey Pay Vote
Nursing Standard

Jersey nurses to consider next steps after rejecting ‘final’ pay offer

RCN says members demand pay parity with allied health professional colleagues

Nurse receiving gift
Nursing Standard

Weapons, toasters or fish: what gift will a patient give you today?

A token of gratitude is always welcome – but check whether it may compromise your role

Lincoln County Hospital
Nursing Standard

Unions say NHS trust’s management is jeopardising patient safety

They claim senior team focus more on staff’s hair and sock colour than under-staffing

black nurse
Nursing Standard

‘Mental health services need to do more to promote black nurses’

Nurses of African or Caribbean heritage should have more career support, review states

Fund Our Future campaign
Nursing Standard

RCN poll reveals concern that lack of nurses compromises patient safety

Survey of UK public also finds more than half demand more funding for nursing students

Apprentices
Nursing Standard

Nursing apprenticeships: MPs move to inject momentum into stalling programme

Cross-party group wants a more flexible approach to funding and supernumerary status

Parliament
Nursing Standard

At breaking point: nursing students tell MPs of their money struggles

Health minister Stephen Hammond promises to write to the RCN this week

Pro-EU rally
Nursing Standard

Potential nurse shortfall of 51,000 in England after Brexit, report concludes

Cavendish Coalition says projected workforce gaps are ‘deeply disheartening’

Josie Irwin
Nursing Standard

RCN lead pay negotiator the latest senior figure to leave college after NHS pay deal row

Josie Irwin to take up a national role at Unison after a quarter of a century at the RCN

Pages