Analysis

Influential MPs say government’s planned improvements in mental health care may not be

A recent report from the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) was scathing in its judgement of

RCN warns 'pay restraint must end'

College makes case to review body

Fewer assaults as trust goes smoke free

A mental health trust has saved more than 1.5 million pounds’ worth of nursing time and seen

Fitness to practise hearings

Action is promised by regulator after a Nursing Standard investigation reveals nurses...

Technology and young people's mental health

Concerns grow for well-being of children as survey reveals easy and accidental access to...

What effect is the digital world having on our young people?

Concerns grow for well-being of children as survey reveals easy and accidental access to...

Suicide risk for nurses during fitness to practise process

In the past year, the RCN’s counselling service has supported more than 100 nurses facing...

Reflective practice is vital to the revalidation process

At the beginning of this month, the first nurses to use the new revalidation system will...

Project reduces self-harm in children and adolescents

A systematic approach to data collection has helped staff at a child and adolescent mental...

Mental health nurses called on to contribute to new nursing strategy

Over the next few weeks, chief nursing officer for England Jane Cummings and her team will...

Trusts initiate programme to tackle prejudices in the NHS

The time to Change anti-stigma campaign has started a groundbreaking pilot at two mental...

Delivering compassionate care in the criminal justice system

How do nurses care compassionately for someone locked up for violence, rape or murder? What...

Care Quality Commission wants more expertise in mental health inspections

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) wants to tap into the ‘best, current expert thinking’ to...

Guidance moves away from the use of physical restraint

The use of restrictive interventions in mental health nursing is a regrettable part of the...

Students urged to focus on health promotion and lobby for equality

Delegates are told that they have a vital role in helping service users live longer,...

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