They were one of us, they were one of the profession, says England's chief nurse
Invitation extended to those who left the register earlier and those who trained overseas
Clapping from doorsteps, windows and balconies across the UK
Guidelines come as nurse unions continue to raise concerns about lack of protective equipment
Despite removal of 15% cap, many trusts lack resources to carry out enough tests
Frequently asked questions on issues such as self-isolation, sick pay and redeployment
UPDATED Final-year nursing students and ex-registrants to be deployed to boost the workforce
A nurse lecturer’s personal account of the coronavirus pandemic and its effects on her family
NHS 111 handles millions of calls a year, but some question its usefulness
Nursing Standard readers reveal concerns over undignified care and patient safety breaches
A national strategy to reduce the toll of accidents in England lists 25 recommendations
NICE advises on assessing for frailty and including patients and carers in decision-making
The government has issued advice for all healthcare workers
New government guidance for nurses stresses importance of infection control measures
Updated guidance aims to help nurses assess and manage fever in children aged under five
New guidelines on cardiac arrests due to a traumatic injury
UK Sepsis Trust reviews first step in its screening and management tool
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
RCN sets out competencies for healthcare staff in relation to adult safeguarding
Guidelines to help hospitals with workforce planning and staff deployment
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.