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Mapping out nursing roles

How can we increase awareness of the importance of specialist nursing positions in the NHS?

Data collection

‘It’s time we embraced the potential of simple digital tools to improve cancer care’

Specialist nurses could glean information collected from patients at home to proactively...

Telehealth

Nurse-led telehealth clinics can benefit patients with cancer

A pilot of telehealth consultations has been popular with patients and has reduced the need...

Don't miss your chance to share best practice...

Susanne Cruickshank discusses the proactive changes afoot within the RCN cancer and breast...

Karen Roberts

Inject creativity to allay the impending workforce crisis in cancer care

As a growing proportion of cancer nurses approach retirement age, strategies are needed to...

Invest in your own well-being on a French retreat

Investing in your own well-being while being a nurse can often be a stuggle, but all you...

Sian Williams

The emotional shock of my breast cancer diagnosis hit harder than the physical one

Broadcast journalist and writer Sian Williams reflects on the exemplary care and kindness...

You, Me and the Big C

You, Me and the Big C podcast highlights the devastating effect of cancer recurrence

Inspiring BBC podcast deals with the realities of living with a cancer diagnosis

Providing patient-centred care at the end of life

Adequate support following a terminal diagnosis ranks as a top priority for achieving good...

Seize opportunities to take back control of your working lives

Staffing pressures often mean missed breaks, but projects that bring small changes to ward...

Fertility conversation

Fertility issues: unlocking new options for people with cancer

Cancer treatment often causes infertility, but a pre-planning intervention can ease the...

Cancer fundraising campaigns: avoiding mixed messages

In a bid to raise funds, the Stand Up to Cancer campaign group produced a special series of...

How a cancer diagnosis changed my life forever - an oncology nurse's story...

In 2016, oncology nurse Beverley Rouse got the news she had been giving to patients. As the...

Harnessing the potential of technology to fight cancer

Apps and digital tools can help people to customise treatment but we must make sure we...

See your practice through another nurse's eyes...

International nurses are an invaluable tool for workforces. It enables personal development...

Bringing a nursing perspective to Brexit

Brexit could result in significant issues for the UK's health services and cancer nurses...

Making chemotherapy services an attractive career choice

A drop in the numbers of those training to be nurses will be felt across all services, but...

Ben Thomas: Challenging health inequalities for gay and bisexual men and transgender...

Figures from Prostate Cancer UK show the number of men dying from prostate cancer has...

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