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Nursing Standard

Fundraising nurse invited to royal street party

Nurse will sit down to celebration lunch in The Mall to mark the Queen's 90th birthday

Nursing Standard

Labour claims drop in NHS staff numbers

Safe staffing not being taken seriously by government, says alliance leader

Nursing Standard

Matron stars in hand hygiene rap video

The importance of handwashing has been highlighted in a music video performed by hospital staff

Nursing Standard

Dementia patients missing out on key services

People with dementia in care homes are getting a second-class service from the NHS, according to the Alzheimer's Society.

Nursing Standard

Overseas recruits’ English exam: a proper safety check or red tape?

The director of workforce at a trust that struggles to recruit nurses from outside the European Union because many fail to pass the required English test decided to sit the exam himself.

Nursing Older People

Nurses urged to comment on draft multimorbidity guidance

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued draft guidance to improve care for people with multiple long-term conditions and allow patients more input into their treatment

RCNi

Revalidation pilot to be launched between university and NHS trust

Plymouth University will assess benefits of reflective discussion between academic and clinical registrants

Nursing Standard

Should we stay or should we go? Referendum reflections for nurses

With the EU referendum looming, nurses will be weighing up what a vote to stay in, or to leave, the European Union would mean for their jobs and healthcare in the UK.

RCNi

RCN updates female genital mutilation guidance

Employers need to ensure staff are supported and trained to cope with cases of female gential mutilation, RCN guidance states

RCNi

Consultation launched to modernise Nursing and Midwifery Council

Government proposes changes to nursing and midwifery legislation

RCNi

Call for more health visitors specialising in mental health of expectant and new mothers

Two health organisations promote framework to help employers put more specialists in post

RCNi

Nurse to lead RNIB Scotland

Campbell Chalmers joins sight-loss charity after 30 years in healthcare and voluntary sectors

RCNi

Patient sets up website to ease pressure on ward nurses

Patient Latest website aims to free up nurses' time by acting as a hub for updates

RCNi

RCN sets up mental health network in Northern Ireland

Mental health nurses in Northern Ireland will be able to join network launched by the RCN

RCNi

Nurse teaches tattoo artists about skin cancer

Tattooists shown how to spot clients' unusual moles in an effort to save lives

RCNi

Online calculator shows nurses how hard working they are

Nurses draw 90 curtains, burn 1,044 calories, hold 27 patients’ hands – and smile 160 times in a 40-hour week

RCNi

University offers innovative dual nursing master's degree

Adult and mental health nursing course addresses call for better training to meet patients' needs

RCNi

Agencies struggling to find nurses for temporary shifts

Survey of recruitment firms reveals lack of candidates to meet demand

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