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woman does an online search for a job as prime minister says he wants more nurses recruited to NHS in England
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My commitment to recruit more nurses is unwavering, says Boris Johnson

Prime minister’s pledge comes with no detail on how many more nurses NHS can expect in 2021

Picture shows the entrance of the Florence Nightingale Museum in London
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Florence Nightingale Museum forced to close due to COVID-related losses

Museum dedicated to founder of modern nursing shuts ‘for foreseeable future’ as income falls

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New year’s honours: nurses recognised for commitment and care during COVID-19 response

Staff from hospitals, care homes and the community honoured for their work

Picture shows Ana Lisa Labrador Sayson in her nurse's uniform
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Colleagues pay tribute to ‘much-loved’ nurse who died after contracting COVID-19

Ana Lisa Labrador Sayson, originally from the Philippines, worked at Glasgow Royal Infirmary

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Nursing students accepted by universities reaches record high

Latest university admissions figures show 24% rise in intake for UK nursing courses in 2020

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COVID-19: practice nurses raise concerns over vaccine administration protocols

RCN calls for clearer guidance regarding patient-specific directions

Picture shows nurse Kerry Holden receiving the vaccination from Lorna Harold.
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Nurse in COVID-19 high-risk group feels ‘privileged’ to receive vaccination

BAME nurse encourages colleagues to have COVID-19 vaccine and counter misconceptions

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Government ‘must top its 50,000 more nurses target’ to recover from COVID-19

Report finds numbers down in community, mental health and learning disability services

Picture shows a classroom with a female teacher talking to a schoolgirl
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Child protection: school nurses report ‘extraordinary’ rise in cases

Jump in numbers following first lockdown ‘reflects pressures on children’

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DNACPR notices: review finds ‘unacceptable and inappropriate’ use early in pandemic

Care Quality Commission says older and vulnerable people most at risk

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NHS trusts reveal emergency travel plans for staff this winter

Community nurses may be driven to appointments in 4x4 cars in extreme weather conditions

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Britain’s Got Talent winners cast spotlight on lung cancer

Shadow theatre troupe Attraction’s video urges early diagnosis amid COVID-19 pandemic

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Three nurses dance their way to the Strictly NHS final

NHS charity ballroom competition announces its 12 finalists

Rishi Sunak
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Give fair pay to nurses, RCN urges chancellor

Call for 12.5% pay rise comes ahead of next week’s spending review announcement

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COVID-19: nursing students asked to share their experiences of NHS placements

UK-wide COV-ed Nurse study looks at how well students were prepared for pandemic

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NHS staff in Scotland to receive new pay deal in recognition of pandemic efforts

First minister Nicola Sturgeon makes announcement during Scottish Trade Union Congress speech

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Higher COVID-19 death rate in people with learning disabilities ‘not surprising’

Leading nurse says respiratory conditions are leading cause of death among this patient group

Hospital parking charges during the COVID-19 pandemic
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Trust backtracks on staff free parking exclusion

COVID-19 arrangements at Belfast trust initially excluded agency staff, students and locums