Stephanie Jones-Berry

Illustration of mental health service users discussing cervical screening with healthcare professionals
Cancer Nursing Practice

Cervical cancer screening resources to address mental health disparities

Support for women service users with severe mental illness to access screening

Man and woman sit in formal setting looking over a file of paperwork
Nursing Standard

FtP evidence: prospect of impact statements sparks fears for nurses’ mental health

NMC is exploring whether to use patient experience statements, despite stakeholder warnings

Jessica Anderson with her record certificate
Nursing Standard

London Marathon nurse finally receives her Guinness World Records certificate

Jessica Anderson cited as ‘proof that not all heroes wear capes – some of them wear scrubs’

Sue Harris, the UK’s first consultant nurse in harms-free care
Nursing Standard

How a new nursing role is tackling hospital-associated harm

UK’s first consultant nurse in harms-free care champions holistic approach to patient safety

Worthing Hospital in West Sussex, where a healthcare worker in the emergency department is among eight confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK
Nursing Standard

Coronavirus: healthcare worker at emergency department among confirmed cases

Hospital in West Sussex informs fellow staff of diagnosis

A nurse becomes a doctor
Nursing Standard

Plans to allow nurses to train as doctors are met with caution by nursing leaders

Professor criticises ‘hare-brained’ proposals, while RCN says standards must not slip

Mature student
Nursing Standard

Rise in number of mature applicants to nursing courses in England

Overall applications also rise, but RCN says numbers are still ’way below what is needed’

Nurse administers vaccination to a fellow healthcare worker
Nursing Standard

Flu jabs for nurses: one in three did not have this season’s vaccine by new year

Front-line nurses’ uptake falls far short of NHS vision for workforce immunisation

Danielle Tiplady, patients and RCN members hold boxes containing their safe staffing petitions in Downing Street
Nursing Standard

Safe staffing in the NHS: nurses and patients petition prime minister Boris Johnson

Activists want to keep pressure on ministers over nurse numbers and a safe staffing law

A joint Marie Curie-Helpforce project will train volunteers to sit with patients at the end of life, and provide support to them and their families
Nursing Standard

End of life care: volunteers will offer company for dying patients where nurses can’t

Charity project will train volunteers to provide much-needed support in NHS hospitals

A junior doctor trying out a sleep pod
Nursing Standard

Sleep pod aims to help trust’s staff fight fatigue during a shift

Initiative is being trialled by doctors – with plans to roll it out to all shift workers

RCN name plate at the college's London headquarters
Nursing Standard

Independent reviewers to examine RCN’s governance – and they want to hear from members

College orders report in response to fallout from 2018 NHS pay proposal

Gender and pay in nursing
Nursing Standard

Old-fashioned view of nursing as ‘feminine’ undervalues profession, RCN study reveals

Gender inequalities persist despite the fact that nine out of ten nurses in the UK are women

clinical staff attempt CPR
Nursing Standard

CPR: we support best practice guidance, insists NMC chief executive

Regulator enters debate about its suspension of nurse who did not attempt CPR

Oxygen wristband
Nursing Standard

Coloured wristbands help people with respiratory issues in the community

Their use informs emergency staff of correct oxygen level required by each patient

My Daddy is a Nurse, by Butterfly Books, challenges gender stereotypes about nursing
Nursing Standard

My Daddy is a Nurse: the children’s book challenging gender stereotypes

Nursing Now campaign and chief nurse work with publisher to tackle profession’s gender divide

nurse sits on sofa talking to woman who is holding an infant
Nursing Standard

Post-reg education: shake-up in specialist community public health nursing standards

NMC in plan to update framework to reflect modern nursing roles

Sign outside High Court in Edinburgh, which reads 'High Court of Justiciary'
Nursing Standard

Nursing student freed on appeal after serving half her prison sentence for fraud

Thandiwe Matikiti had dishonestly secured public money to fund her degree