A pilot project will allow crews to see records in a bid to cut emergency admissions
Routine rounds are more to do with managing risk than patient-centred care, study suggests
An NHS clinic with specialist mental health nurses will help young people addicted to gaming
Simple checklist could help avoid overuse of medicines for mental health issues in care homes
Professor says healthcare staff have a ‘very strong responsibility’ to accept vaccination
Care Quality Commission finds legislation is not used as intended due to lack of staff awareness
The Laura Hyde Foundation campaigns for better mental health support for healthcare staff
Strategies to lure lapsed registrants back need to be matched by changes in the workplace
Collaborative efforts across organisations are vital, with nursing at the centre
Nurses’ pay, staffing levels, clinical issues and bullying to be discussed
Loneliness highlighted at RCN congress 2019 as ‘a real problem for all NHS staff'
UK Sepsis Trust reviews first step in its screening and management tool
Eating disorders guidance from NICE calls for better coordination and earlier access to care
First update in a decade says staff working with people who have dementia need extra training
New National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidelines suggest that early signs of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder remain largely undetected, especially in women.
Read our summary of National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidance to help nurses recognise and respond to abuse and neglect of children.
Updated guidance from NICE on the diagnosis and management of Parkinson’s disease includes treatment, important areas of nursing such as palliative care and managing impulse control disorders that can develop due to dopamine therapy.
The RCN has issued guidance on how to discuss and reflect on challenging incidents at work
RCN Glove Awareness week stresses correct use of gloves and how nurses can protect their skin
In December 2017, the Royal College of Physicians updated the National Early Warning Score to improve identification of acutely ill patients
Acas has produced new guidance on recognising sexual harassment in the workplace and the steps that victims and employers should take
Read our policy briefing on new guidance for helping in the immediate aftermath when people are injured in an acid attack.
Read our policy briefing on the Scottish government's new ten-year mental health strategy.
Parents whose children need intensive care treatment suffer clinically significant impairment of their mental health, researchers say
Alcohol use disorders are a major risk factor for all types of dementia, especially early-onset dementia, study shows
Adolescents with obsessive-compulsive disorder have learning and memory problems that could affect their self-esteem, researchers say
Women experience seasonal changes in their mood across the year, including more depression in winter, regardless of social and lifestyle factors, a study shows
Singing in groups could help improve patients’ mental health, promoting a feeling of belonging and improved social skills and confidence, researchers say
Young people display greater perfectionist tendencies today than 30 years ago due to the increasing demands of society and competitive individualism, a study shows
Series 3 Episode 8: Pearly Morgan talks about her arrival in the 1960s and career in the NHS
Series 3 Episode 6: Nurse practitioner Amor Palada talks about preventing cardiac arrest
Series 3 Episode 4: how the online Student Nurse Project is connecting students nationwide by exchanging invaluable advice, hints and tips
Episode 7 of the Nursing Standard podcast has an interview with nurse peer Baroness Mary Watkins who hints at a Brexit opportunity and also features a discussion on the future of general practice nursing
The nursing student bursary should not be championed as the best way to train nurses and new routes into the profession should be welcomed, a Conservative MP and nurse has said
A two-stream system should be introduced to replace the four fields, nurse leader tells Nursing Standard podcast
Lambeth Council are appealing to all members of the caring community
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.
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