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UK nurse receives high honour

A leading UK nurse has received the Great Cross of Spanish Nursing for his efforts to...

Former whistleblower urges nurses to share their stories of raising care concerns

Staff should put their case forward to be reviewed.

Patient violence drops after psychiatric hospitals go smoke-free

South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust reports a 39% reduction in the number of...

Boost health visitor numbers to protect child mental health, urges RCN

RCN uses infant mental health awareness week to highlight work of health visitors.

Dementia nurse expert awarded fellowship

Professor June Andrews was presented with her City and Guilds of London Institute fellowship...

Nurses take up seats in the House of Commons

Four nurses will be heading to parliament when MPs resume their seats in the House of...

Learning disability nurse named RCN Northern Ireland Nurse of the Year

Siobhan Rogan established Northern Ireland’s first community-based fully integrated child...

Nurses praised for courage during hospital blaze

Staff helped evacuate patients during fire at Royal Stoke University Hospital.

Global dementia action plan welcomed by health experts

Global action plan will help tackle needs of around 47 million people who have dementia...

New government faces fresh threats of pay protests

'The government has one last chance to scrap the cap,' Janet Davies has warned

RCN urges nurses to get to place of safety in terror attacks

Following the terrorist attacks in Manchester and London, where one nurse died trying to...

Nurses need to learn how to influence policy, says new ICN president

Nurses must collaborate more with other professions and have a broader understanding of...

Nurse vacancies at all-time high in Scotland

Vacancies and spend on temporary staff continue to rise.

General election

Nursing students have their say ahead of polling day

Nurses urged to vote by RCN general secretary

The voice of nursing must be heard, RCN general secretary Janet Davies has said in a her...

Corbyn pledges to bring back nursing bursaries if Labour wins election

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has promised to bring back nursing student bursaries '...

Initiative offers advice on life-saving first aid after a terrorist attack

CitizenAID provides simple advice on how to deal with injuries following a major incident.

No magic money tree to fund NHS, Theresa May tells nurse

A who nurse challenged Prime Minister Theresa May over the 1% pay cap was told more money...