Stephanie Jones-Berry

The Scottish national nursing uniform uses different shades of blue to differentiate between roles
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Patients are confused by inconsistent nurses’ uniforms – and they’re not alone

Why nurses favour a UK-wide standardised uniform that makes clear who does what

Tyspane care home in north Devon
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Nursing home manager struck off for failing to act on abuse claims

NMC sanctions three former staff at Devon care home for patient neglect

RCN Northern Ireland director, Pat Cullen, with striking members on a picket line in Belfast
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Nurses’ strikes suspended: RCN and Unison to consult members on pay and staffing deal

Unions suspend industrial action after securing offer in crunch talks with health minister

Picture shows a young woman looking at a screen. Nurses are urged to share stories of front-line care delivery in an RCN survey.
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Share your stories of working on nursing’s front line

Nurses are urged to share stories of front-line care delivery in an RCN survey

Professor Jean Orr, founder of the Queen's University Belfast School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Tributes to Jean Orr, the nurse educator whose legacy is a culture of caring

Professor Orr founded the school of nursing and midwifery at Queen’s University Belfast

Robin Swann with government colleagues
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Nurses in Northern Ireland offered pay parity with England and Wales

Government also gives commitments on safe staffing following historic strike action

striking nurses and other NHS staff outside the Ulster Hospital
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Nurses’ pay dispute: unions to meet new health minister in bid to avert further strikes

Fresh hope for end to pay and staffing dispute in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland nurses strike
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Strike action: NHS nurses in Northern Ireland stage second 12-hour walkout

One nurse says staff are ‘at the point of complete burnout’

Nursing home residents enjoying a drink
Nursing Older People

Nurse-led project aims to reduce dehydration in older people

University of West London I-Hydrate project offers advice on hydration in nursing homes

Picture of a lonely older woman looking out of a window
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Nurses should ask one question to identify loneliness in older people

New report says NHS must be equipped to deal with this 'public health pandemic'

Prime minister Boris Johnson talking to nurses during 2019 election campaign
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Nursing students in England to receive £5,000 grant from next September

Prime minister announces further £3,000 a year for hard-to-recruit disciplines

Older nurse
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Registered nurse numbers are on the rise – but retirement looms for many

Number of nurses approaching retirement age is growing quicker than the number of under-30s

The Ibrahim family (L-R) April, Isaac and Magdi Ibrahim, with baby Eliana. This article looksw at the legal and professional implications of nurses going to the aid of people in trouble outside their workplace.
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The Good Samaritan nurse: why you need to weigh the personal and professional risks

Legal and professional implications of going to the aid of people away from your workplace

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Differing medical record systems between NHS trusts ‘risk the safety of patients’

Study in England reveals 21 systems that fail to share information effectively

collation of three ICN posters, each showing an image of a nurse with patients, behind the slogan 'Nursing the world to health'
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2020 Year of the Nurse and Midwife ‘our chance to jump-start a new way to see nursing’

International Council of Nurses reveals how it will promote the profession

two nurses confer on a ward
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Patient safety: over-reliance on temporary nurses heightens risk of ward deaths

Southampton study points to importance of overall make-up of staff

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Award-winning app slashes nursing student dropout rate

University’s scheme helps tutors identify placement issues at an early stage

date of pay day is circled on a calendar
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‘Ministers must scrap cruel healthcare surcharge overseas nurses are forced to pay’

RCN urges next UK government to promise an end to the immigration health surcharge for nurses