Retaining staff remains a major problem for the NHS. Over the past six years the proportion of nurses leaving the health service has risen by one quarter, to top 10% in 2016.
Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity is the inspiration for a network of specialist nurses to support severely ill children.
During the general election on 8 June, polls suggested the NHS was the number one priority on voters' minds, but the result has spread uncertainty and scepticism for the future of the NHS.
A call for greater support in palliative care and bereavement is highlighted in the case of Ana Todorovic and her baby, Nadia.
A unique programme could be the way forward in detecting irregular heart rates and preventing strokes, study suggests.
Using freedom of information requests, the RCN has found that despite the Conservative party's statements of increased nursing numbers, all is not as it seems for the nursing profession
To answer fears from people who live with severe cases of asthma, charity group Asthma UK...
Funding confirmed to help staff manage waiting times.
It could take ten years to achieve the cultural and system changes needed for health and social care integration, a committee of MPs has found.
Emergency departments in England are being told they must start hitting the operational standard within a year.
Advanced practice courses in children's nursing are booming but budget cuts could threaten their future
London South Bank University's RCN-accredited advanced nurse practitioner course has seen numbers nearly double over the past three years and many predict a role for community nurses in light of the lack of child health-trained professionals in general practice. Places could be threatened by imminent funding cuts although a scheme by some NHS trusts to offer advanced clinical practice as an apprenticeship could be the answer.
A new report from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) warns that the health and well-being of children is falling behind many other European countries.
As care homes struggle to make ends meet, research shows those who pay for their own care may also be topping up fees for state-funded residents.
Major incidents have been declared during January from 40% of hospitals in England, as...
NHS 62-day targets missed 11 months in a row as thousands of patients opting for elective surgery wait longer than necessary for treatment.
There is a unique opportunity to improve the care provided to children with life-limiting...
Eleven years ago, Linda Partridge joined the WellChild charity, with a mission to alter the care of children with complex health needs.
For the first time, a comprehensive vision has been produced for what cancer nursing should...