UK-REACH project is exploring physical and mental health impact
Whistle-blower tells MPs of her experiences of bullying in the NHS
Critical care nurse leader says some are struggling with PTSD and mental health issues
Daughters pay tribute to healthcare assistant who ‘had a big heart full of love’
Mass vaccination centres open, and nurse praises public’s ‘amazing’ take-up of vaccine so far
Coalition marks International Thank You Day by urging public support for fair pay rise
The virus has been linked to heart damage, but has also disrupted care across the specialty
Expert advice for nurses on minimising the effects of prolonged use of masks and visors
Virtual wobble rooms, PPE marshals, welfare cafés – how employers are supporting staff
Nurses are playing a leading role in the mass vaccination programme
Not everyone trusts the coronavirus vaccine – but advice from nurses can change minds
Nursing courses moved classes online amid the pandemic, but some changes might stay
Advice from NICE on how to care for patients with ongoing symptoms of the virus
New guidance from the Royal College of Emergency Medicine on advanced clinical practitioners’ airway management skills
RCEM has published guidance on managing cases of suspected internal drug trafficking
What to look for, how to help – and what not to do if you if you suspect a patient is at risk
Institute of Health Visiting resource helps parents recognise symptoms of sepsis in a child
New guidance looks at the emergency care pathway and offers advice on how to tackle crowding
How nurses can implement changes to the RCUK process for end of life decision-making
The implications for nurses of RCN guidance on care provision and inadequate PPE
The RCN has issued guidance on how to discuss and reflect on challenging incidents at work
RCN updates its guidance on using catheters and how to minimise associated risks
RCN Glove Awareness week stresses correct use of gloves and how nurses can protect their skin
Guidance aims to help judge how and when to use instant messaging in acute clinical settings
American-based research finds more people who have CT scans in the emergency department didn't have a primary care provider
An Australian study looks at whether intravenous or oral paracetamol is more effective at reducing pain
A study has found that using an antistatic spacer with an inhaler gave patients better asthma control
A recent study looking into emergency departments’ (EDs) current practices regarding alcohol identification has found that there is an increase in their access to clinical nurse specialist (CNS) teams.
Risk factors, such as a fever, are associated with failures in the management of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) in emergency department observation units (EDOUs), a review has found.
Emergency department (ED) sepsis screening algorithms should incorporate a serum lactate cut off of ≥2mmol/L as a threshold for the initiation of interventions and increased monitoring, research concludes.
This feature has been funded by Janssen UK and written on the company’s behalf by M&F Health, based on an interview with Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Karen Stanley.
Lambeth Council are appealing to all members of the caring community
This webinar explores the nursing management of serious skin infections and how they can be effectively managed and treated. Richard Hatchett, a nurse tutor and senior editor at RCNi, discusses nursing innovations with Sharon Falconer, a specialist outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) nurse from Aberdeen, and Malcolm Bain from the medical department at Correvio.
Newly qualified Mental Health Nurse Luke Pybus, from Somerset, is delighted he made the career move to work in Wales.
Sian Thomas, a Consultant Nurse for Child Health in South Wales, and Nurse of the Year 2016, talks about why everyone looking for a rewarding nursing career should put Wales at the top of their list.
Most nurses enter the profession to make a real difference to people’s lives, and our Registered Mental Health nurses are no different. What sets them apart, however, are the incredible lengths they go to, to make it happen.