The RCN wants all acute hospitals to have 24-hour access to a learning disabilities liaison nurse, who can help develop policies and procedures for patients with learning disabilities and are experts at dispelling the anxiety felt by such patients when they enter hospital
Being a nurse doesn’t give immunity from long-term illness: points to consider after being diagnosed
Work dissatisfaction can affect health, recruitment and retention
Work motivation can be kick-started by redefining your ambitions
A recent report shows nurse directors are reluctant to take on chief executive roles because of the high personal cost
Sabine Schwaebisch on her role as as a band 6 care team nurse in palliative care at Helen House Children’s Hospice, Oxford, where 95% of children have a learning disability
Helen Laverty is the leading light behind the Positive Choices conference
Ulster University's emeritus professor Roy McConkey thinks you can learn a great deal more from examining success than investigating failure, in this profession.
As one of two learning disability consultant nurses in England, Joann Kiernan is keen to share resources to promote the provision of effective care.
Clinical nurse specialist for learning disabilities Brian Evans is a strong advocate for people and is driven to ensure they have the best quality of life.
David Harling was inspired by The Smiths to make something of his life. He chose a career in social care and nursing and he now shapes and leads national policy on learning disabilities.