Kimberley Hackett

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Nursing Standard podcast: building trust with young people affected by knife crime

2020 RCN Nurse of the Year Ana Waddington talks about how she set up an outreach programme

Tired nurse
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Community nurses too ‘fatigued’ to respond to NMC consultation, QNI says

Nursing group doubts meaningful engagement with education revamp is possible amid pandemic

Minister of state for care Helen Whately
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Nurses want better staffing rather than a pay rise, claims care minister

Helen Whately defends ‘insulting’ 1% pay offer as study reveals impact of austerity on nurses

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Children’s health: RCN chief says all schools should have a dedicated nurse

School nurses have vital role in promoting healthier children's lifestyles

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Nurses felt unable to challenge DNACPR decisions, regulator finds

CQC says some lacked confidence to confront doctors over decisions in COVID-19 first wave

Picture of prime minister Boris Johnson speaking at 10 Downing Street after being discharged from hospital on 12 April
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Remember what you owe to nurses, Boris Johnson told

RCN contrasts ‘measly’ pay suggestion with prime minister’s praise for his own COVID-19 care

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Virtual nurse training: £25m will expand use of technology and critical care education

RCN welcomes money for England but calls for continual investment in nurses’ development

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COVID-19: senior nurses support Marie Curie’s National Day of Reflection

Day of reflection will allow ‘a pause to remember those who have died’

Dame Donna Kinnair in line up with fellow Bold Woman Award nominees 2021
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Nurses’ leader is a Bold Woman: head of RCN shortlisted for award

Dame Donna Kinnair on shortlist of Bold Woman Awards 2021

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Most nurses can’t launder uniforms at work, poll suggests

Nursing Standard survey follows study findings on possible COVID-19 transmission at home

Whipps Cross Hospital in London, where nurse Jeyran Panahian-Jand was victimised for raising racism concerns
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Tribunal victory for nurse victimised for raising racial segregation concerns

Barts Health ordered to pay bank nurse whistleblower £26,000 – and give her shifts

Picture of Margaret Waine, a healthcare assistant at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, who has died from COVID-19
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Healthcare assistant who worked at the same trust for 40 years dies of COVID-19

Margaret Waine remembered as a caring colleague known for tucking her patients in at night

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Nurses urged to check people with learning disabilities registered for COVID-19 vaccine

RCN says not all adult service users on GP learning disability register

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Coronavirus ‘can remain active on nurses’ uniforms for up to 72 hours’

Study suggests work clothes should be washed on site to prevent contamination in homes

Nurses, healthcare assistants and other nursing professionals from across the UK who have died during the COVID-19 pandemi
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COVID-19: remembering the nursing staff who have lost their lives

Colleagues and families pay tribute to nursing professionals who have died across the UK

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NHS revamp must boost nurse numbers, RCN demands

College says it will not let government ‘off the hook’ in proposed NHS reorganisation

Alison Bardsley
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Nursing students inspire professor to rejoin COVID-19 front line

Alison Bardsley returned to wards for the first time in 30 years during the first wave

PPE in warehouse
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PPE provision ‘nowhere near enough’ in first wave and staff left at risk, say MPs

Committee urges government to learn lessons and improve management and distribution