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nursing staff around a hospital nurses‘ station
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Give exhausted nurses time out on top of their annual leave

Pandemic recovery plans need to take account of nurses’ health and well-being

Picture of Oronsaye Okhomina, who was in a coma when NMC registration came through
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Newly qualified nurse dies from COVID-19 before getting to start in new role

Father of four Oronsaye Okhomina was in a coma when NMC registration came through

Agency nurse Covid bonus campaign image shows two nurses’ faces with words calling for equal treatment
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COVID bonus call for agency nurses: more than 41,000 sign petition

All health and social care staff deserve government recognition, says campaigner

Ameta Rooplal
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Colleagues pay tribute to respiratory nurse who died of COVID-19

Ameta Rooplal was ‘kind and compassionate’, and helped the homeless outside of working hours

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Lockdown saw fewer BAME people attending emergency departments

Overall attendance fell as COVID-19 hit, but more so in certain ethnic groups

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Healthcare support worker who brought ‘rays of happiness’ to patients dies of COVID-19

‘Caring, kind and well-respected’ Helen Mills died after contracting COVID-19

Nurses react as they treat a COVID-19 patient in the intensive care unit at Milton Keynes University Hospital
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RCN demands better PPE to protect staff against COVID-19 variant

College calls for all nurses to have ‘intensive care’ quality face masks amid heightened risk

Picture shows a placard demanding fair pay for nurses, with houses of parliament in the background
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RCN joins health unions’ plea to Boris Johnson for ‘significant’ pay rise

Call to end ‘needless delays’ for demoralised and traumatised nursing staff

nurse with a care home resident, both wearing face masks during the COVID-19 pandemic
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Psychological first aid: has it helped care home nurses in the pandemic?

RCN Foundation will fund study into effectiveness of PFA for staff in the care sector

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Northern Ireland nurses to receive long-awaited strike payout in December wages

The decision to reimburse pay docked for strike action was made in March

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Micro-sculpture of nurse to be auctioned to raise money for PPE charity

The Invisible Battle represents work of healthcare staff during COVID-19 pandemic

Valerie Bednar with (inset) a prototype of the face mask she is helping to develop
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Made-to-measure face masks: nurse working on prototype for healthcare staff

Universities helping to create reusable mask based on a scan of the user’s face

Picture shows the name plate outside the NMC headquarters
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NMC acknowledges ‘uncomfortable truths’ on race equality in report

Regulator calls in consultants over career opportunities and pay gap for BAME employees

Picture shows a cyclist carrying a rucksack labelled Uber Eats
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Uber offers free Christmas rides and meals for NHS staff

‘Helping hand’ for health and social care staff across the UK valid at Uber and Uber Eats

Julia Senah, founder and clinical director of Almond Care, has been nominated for 'inspirational businesswoman' award
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Nurse in the running for inspirational businesswoman award

Julia Senah set up community care business after experiencing amnesia and partial paralysis

ICU matron Linda Gregson is pictured during her interview with US tv channel CNN
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COVID-19 visiting: families ignoring social distancing rules ‘adds to pressures’

Intensive care nurse says staff are facing the extra pressure of trying to enforce the rules

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Highly respected chief nurse retires after 43-year NHS career

Elaine Inglesby-Burke compared to nurse pioneers Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole

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Worldwide clamour for leper colony nurse heroes to be honoured with Nobel Peace Prize

Devoted nurses spent 40 years caring for leprosy patients on an island in South Korea