Kimberley Hackett

Picture shows a cancer nurse specialist examining a patient
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NHS needs 2,500 more cancer nurses, Macmillan says

Cancer nurse staffing in England ‘needs a fully funded plan to get services back on track’

Patient-centred discussions about emergency treatment
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CPR decisions: what the updated ReSPECT form means for nurses

Resuscitation Council UK says the form is more patient-centred to support informed decisions

New dementia module for nurses
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Dementia UK offers free online course for nurses on supporting families and carers

Six-part module gives insight into the impact of dementia

Strictly NHS charity ballroom dancing competition
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Strictly NHS: dancing competition raises thousands to thank healthcare staff

Nursing student among those who will take to the dance floor in honour of COVID-19 efforts

Nurse Wilbald Tesha
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Latest nurse to die with COVID-19 ‘would do anything to help others’

Mental health nurse Wilbald Tesha gave 30 years’ service to the NHS

Woman wearing a clear mask
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COVID-19: government issues clear face masks to aid communication

Resource will support patients who rely on visual rather than verbal cues

A man looking at a computer screen. The NMC will allow home-based English language testing for overseas-trained nurses from October 2020
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NMC to accept English language tests at home for overseas-trained nurses

OET home-testing offers greater choice for nurses who want to work in the UK, says regulator

Boris Johnson
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Nurses furious at PM’s use of ‘selective figures’ to dodge pay debate

Boris Johnson accused of misrepresenting the 2018 pay deal for nurses during PMQs

door marked 'Hearing room' stands ajar
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NMC gets ready to restart face-to-face fitness to practise hearings

Regulator had curtailed FtP meetings during lockdown

RCN headquarters
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Election of RCN president: college announces it will start process from scratch

Dame Donna Kinnair moves to assure membership after resignations and disqualifications

Image of a 'free parking' sign. Unison are campaigning for free parking to continue indefinitely for NHS staff
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Free hospital parking for nurses: help us campaign to make it permanent, says union

Survey aims to show employers the difference removing parking charges has made to NHS staff

RCN headquarters in London
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Petition calling for crunch meeting about suspended RCN election ‘achieves 1,000 names’

Signatories call on college to hold extraordinary general meeting on the issue

Jill Barker, Charlotte Granville-George and Lucy MacDonald of Addenbrookes, wearing t-shirts that read Race For Life
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Our marathon effort for Cancer Research UK – because we see where the money goes

Cancer nurse specialists get ready for fundraiser as charity faces income drought

Nick Hardiker
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Nursing professor becomes fellow of academy that advances nurse leadership

Nick Hardiker selected by American Academy of Nursing for his research on digital information

Protesters with placards demanding PAY JUSTICE NOW. Nurses want a pay boost for nurses Picture: PA
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Stop clapping and start paying – nurse protesters’ message to ministers

Demonstrators from hospitals across London march on Whitehall to demand 15% pay rise

NHS staff demand 15% pay rise
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Nurses prepare to march on Whitehall to demand 15% pay rise

NHS staff from across London are demanding recognition for efforts during COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 in the classroom
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Children may play greater role in coronavirus transmission than previously thought

High viral load detected in children with COVID-19 – even when asymptomatic

RCN vice-chair Richard Jones
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RCN council vice-chair Richard Jones steps down

Emergency council meeting will agree process to elect a new chair and vice-chair