A nursing home finds that inviting children to join residents in activities such as cooking...
Skipping breaks can put nurses' health at risk
Summary and nursing implications of the latest updates to clinical practice.
Funding provided by the RCN Foundation will allow nurse innovators to develop and expand their local projects. The charity hopes the programme will have a lasting legacy
RCN project has attracted entrants from across the UK and at all career stages
Self-care workshop will emphasise importance of work-life balance
Political leadership and engagement isn’t just about party politics – it’s about being at the centre of decision-making
Nursing students practise care scenarios with social care colleagues and therapists
At London’s University College Hospital a highly successful nurse-led team brings expert care to deteriorating patients wherever they are in the hospital. The impact of the critical care outreach role has been enormous since its introduction to the UK in 2000
Good communication during handovers is an important aspect of nursing practice and there is growing acceptance that patients can and should be involved. But does bringing the handover to the bedside result in better care?
The final article in our six-part series on digital literacy considers the changes that e-health technologies are likely to bring to nursing and healthcare in the future
Working in volunteer emergency nursing teams overseas is challenging but also rewarding and eye-opening, say members of a group from Kettering who helped care for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
The fifth article in our series on digital literacy explains how to safeguard confidential information about you, your patients and your organisation so you can enjoy the advantages of being an e-nurse
Our six part series continues with a review of ways in which community nurses can use digital technology to enhance patient care – and keep themselves safe
Students on an adult nursing course are encouraged to fulfil their potential by adopting a ‘being brilliant’ attitude that also brings out the best in others
The third article in our six-part series explores digital learning as an aid to professional development. There are some pitfalls to avoid, but there is also plenty of high-quality content that can benefit qualified nurses and students
The RCN’s latest edition of its guidance Dignity in Health Care for People with Learning Disabilities features contributions from an expert panel of people with learning disabilities, alongside examples of good practice
In the first of a series of six articles on digital literacy, Lynne Pearce offers a quick guide on what it means, why it matters and why you don’t have to be a ‘techie’ to make the technology work for you