Union leader repeats call for PM Rishi Sunak to push for talks to get under way in England
PM insists he’d ‘love to give nurses massive rise’ – but says it would only fuel inflation
Nursing Standard readers responded on Twitter – and here's what they told us
RCN brands government failure to submit its evidence on next year’s pay ‘disgusting’
Prosecution alleges neonatal nurse would go on finally to kill infant in a matter of days
Petition with more than 100,000 signatures urges Rishi Sunak to address NHS workforce crisis
Risk factors to look for to help prevent falls in hospital
Met with a decision to ballot on industrial action, NHS offer is among most complicated ever
Failing to spot a fracture can be serious, so nurses need to know what to look for
Advice for staff when faced with a toxic culture that poses a risk to them and patient care
Steps to end the clear bias in complaints against black and Asian nurses
Tools and advice to help teams ensure patients are monitored effectively
Updated NICE guidance focuses on diagnosis, red flag symptoms and when to seek emergency care
Guidance focuses on individualised care for pressure ulcers, lower limbs and surgical wounds
Resuscitation UK advice affirms role of advance care planning
How to recognise and manage the symptoms of AF and advise patients on lifestyle adjustments
A new report shows value of early interventions and community CPR training
A new resource helps patients and nurses differentiate between the symptoms
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 article explores Mölnlycke’s clinical consensus statement and the fight against healthcare-associated infections
This sponsored article describes emergency care for people with hereditary angioedema
This webinar, sponsored by HARTMANN, seeks to address variation in practice and outcomes for lower limb wounds
UK-made respiratory protection for healthcare helps reduce environmental impact
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.