Nurses in Schwartz round

Finding time to talk through the emotional toll of caring

Do too many nurses bury their feelings after a challenging experience at work?

Laura James

Filling in the gaps behind the headlines this Movember

Laura James, senior specialist nurse at Prostate Cancer UK, commends men who are defying taboos and speaking about their experiences


Prompting early discussions around end of life care

Consultant editor Carole Farrell on the importance of advanced care planning for palliative care.

Nominate your colleague

A chance for ‘ordinary’ nurses to share, inspire and win recognition for their...

Nominate yourself or a colleague for this year’s RCNi Nurse Awards and help celebrate exceptional nursing care, writes editor Graham Scott


Showcasing the best of cancer nursing

Pain management, celebrating excellence in nursing and writing for publication all feature in this month's edition of Cancer Nursing Practice


Healthcare workers cannot be the simple solution to nursing shortages

Former UKONS president Richard Henry on coping with rising patient demand on cancer services.


The legacy of a cancer nurse

New editor of Cancer Nursing Practice, Jennifer Sprinks, explains her projections and hopes for the journal.

Experimental medicine

A decade of ECMC milestones

Celebrating the pivotal work of the Experimental Cancer Medicines Centres (ECMC) network in the UK.


Judges impressed by cancer nursing team's commitment

Caroline Shuldham pays tribute to Cancer Nursing Practice award winner and finalists

The invaluable support you can offer your colleagues overseas

Consultant editor Carole Farrell, on how giving support to colleagues overseas can boost morale and play a part in rolling-out better patient care

Jeremy Hunt

Survey reiterates the morale mantra, but Hunt still not listening

A new survey by Nursing Standard and the Sunday Mirror newspaper reinforces the obvious reason why morale is poor: nurses simply do not feel valued, writes Graham Scott

RCN sets the bar high for advanced nursing status

It’s good to see the college taking the lead on defining advanced practice, and it seems...

Conference call

Showcase your talents and enter the RCNi Nurse Awards

Two categories for oncology nurses: the Cancer Nursing Award and the Excellence in Cancer...

Nurses will benefit from NMC’s new approach to hearings

Overhauling procedure for fitness to practise cases will save money, says Graham Scott.

Patient experience of chemotherapy needs monitoring

Cancer Nursing Practice consultant editor, Carole Farrell, says older people can be...