Sophie Blakemore


Senior nurses are just as prone to workplace strains and stresses

We need greater awareness of how staff shortages and the pandemic are affecting senior nurses

illustration shows bloodstream where sepsis is occurring

Sepsis Six update: immediate attendance by senior clinician is made top priority

Sepsis screening tool has changed – find out what this means for nurses

Illustration representing people in a discussion. Advanced clinical practitioners are being urged to join a Royal College of Emergency Medicine forum that aims to share best practice and shape the development of emergency medicine as a specialty.

Advanced clinical practitioners urged to join emergency medicine forum

An ACP forum will share best practice and ideas about improvements to training

Congress applauds fire chief over trauma support

RCN members applaud London’s fire chief for supporting staff affected by traumatic events


Senior staff need support to stay in post

Editorial by Sophie Blakemore

Shelley Dolan

My job: nursing and midwifery director

Shelley Dolan took over as director of nursing and midwifery at Kings College Hospital this month.

Hazel Powell

Enjoying the challenge

Hazel Powell on working as a nurse director

Sophie Blakemore

A new look for an evolving profession

Our website has changed to meet the needs of managers

Sophie Blakemore

Enjoy exploring our redesigned website

Along with the new look printed version of Emergency Nurse, the online version has change too

Framework nurses

New career pathways developed for emergency nurses in Northern Ireland

Framework will provide continuity of training and skills.

Ruth May

For Ruth May the priorities are staffing, reducing falls, and supporting talent

Ruth May is one of the UK's most senior nurses, but she’s most proud of her work on relieving pressure ulcers

A more inclusive nursing strategy

As this issue of Nursing Management went to press, NHS England launched a new nursing...

Juggling multiple tasks nursing in the Middle East

Emergency and resuscitation nurse consultant Nick Castle recently became assistant executive...

A good emergency nurse is able to juggle multiple tasks

Nick Castle says he 'stumbled into' emergency nursing

Self-care is key in sickle-cell disease

A nationwide survey of people living with sickle cell disease in England has revealed that...

Protected time for study needed

As soon as revalidation went live last month the Nursing and Midwifery Council hailed its...

How nurses are preparing for the revalidation process

Five nurses from across the UK discuss their plans for renewing their registration,...