Petra Kendall-Raynor

Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital
Nursing Standard

Trust’s on-call proposals would mean pay cut or unsafe practice, say staff

Union warns theatre staff at Brighton children’s hospital may take industrial action

Ruth May and Matt Hancock
Nursing Standard

Health secretary invites new CNO’s advice on workforce issues

Nursing leaders welcome signs of close working relationship between Ruth May and Matt Hancock

Nursing Management

Tenacity, passion and visible leadership are vital in older people’s care

This article in our careers series profiles an assistant director of nursing who wants staff...

Southend University Hospital
Nursing Standard

Last trust shifts to Agenda for Change pay system

Nurses at Southend trust will now be covered by NHS pay and grading agreement

Nursing Standard

Loaded words can hinder support for cancer patients, says Macmillan

Terms such as hero and victim are ‘disempowering’ and create pressure to be positive

End of life care
Nursing Standard

‘Care is compromised’, one in seven NHS staff tell snapshot survey

Almost half of respondents said there were too few staff on shift to ensure safe care

Vaccination information online
Nursing Standard

Challenging misinformation about vaccinations is vital to boost uptake, RCN says

College responds to report that suggests social media spreads ‘dangerous’ information

School_Nurse
Mental Health Practice

Early years services need financial help to reduce child poverty and inequality

RCPCH’s report warns of ‘catastrophe’ by 2030 if such services are not prioritised

Frequent attenders
Emergency Nurse

Frequent ED attendees could benefit from more specialist and personalised support

Data analysts Dr Foster tracked high-intensity users in England in 2017-2018

Cancer rates among young people
Cancer Nursing Practice

Specialist care is key to more young people surviving cancer, says charity

Teenage Cancer Trust reveals mortality rates among 13-24 year olds in England has reduced

Sue Warner
Nursing Standard

‘Powerful duo’ will lead RCN council’s drive to reconnect with members

New chair Sue Warner says the year ahead ‘will be a challenging one’

NHS cash boost
Nursing Standard

Staff shortages could derail NHS funding boost plans

Report warns extra money promised for NHS may be lost to agency costs – or not used at all

Maddison and Prince Harry
Nursing Standard

Schoolgirl impresses Duke and Duchess with ambition to become a mental health nurse

Prince Harry tells Maddison Ormond-Donnelly ‘you’ll be so proud of yourself’

Andrea Sutcliffe
Nursing Standard

New NMC chief executive: ‘I’m going to start by listening’

Education standards overhaul means Andrea Sutcliffe arrives at a key moment for nursing

Nurse using ipad
Cancer Nursing Practice

Secondary cancer care nursing toolkit aims to improve services

Breast Cancer Care’s new resource helps nurses develop appropriate action plans

Nursing Now survey
Nursing Standard

Have your say on gender inequality in nursing

Nursing Now survey looks at perceptions of the profession and barriers to leadership roles

End of life care
Nursing Standard

Nurse-led dementia research team receives £4.7m to examine end of life care services

Joint lead of study says aim is to enhance person-centred care of people with dementia

Westwood Centre
Nursing Standard

Nurses among staff suspended at young people’s mental health unit

Trust investigates concerns about techniques used for moving patients at Middlesbrough centre

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