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Online access to RCN research conference now available

Something of interest for every nurse as international nursing conference speeches go online

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RCN congress agrees that government should stop health surcharge for overseas nurses

Kenyan nurse Evaline Omondi explained how the fee had affected her family

Pests

Nurses' dirty and unsafe working conditions are disrupting patient care – Labour...

'Extent of pest infestations and crumbling NHS buildings are legacy of underinvestment'

Michael Traynor

RCN International Nursing Research Conference 2018 lines up leading speakers from...

Resilience, changing nursing roles and financial challenges will be discussed at an...

Could YOU be RCN Nurse of the Year 2018?

Last few days to enter the RCNi Nurse Awards, the profession's top accolade, as the February...

Trolley corridor

Nursing Standard straw poll reveals 90% of respondents believe winter pressures are...

Nurses have demanded the prime minister and health secretary join them on the front line...

Nurse training

Health Education England consults on new strategy to address NHS staffing crisis

An expansion of the nursing Return to Practice scheme and a 25% increase in the number of...

Louise Walby

Respiratory nurse named RCN in Wales Nurse of the Year

Cwm Taf University Health Board nurse recognised for early recognition and staff training...

Life balance

EXCLUSIVE: Number of nurses leaving their posts on the increase due to stress, burnout...

The number of nurses and health visitors leaving trusts in England because of work-life...

Safe staffing

RCN slams NHS Improvement's safe staffing resource for not being a 'binding...

NHS Improvement's draft resource on safe staffing in emergency care fails to recommend...

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Research

Applications invited for new research awards

Two awards of £750 are available for qualified nurses, undergraduate and postgraduate...

Joanne Bosanquet

Public Health England deputy chief nurse honoured for work in nursing

Joanne Bosanquet has received an honorary doctorate in recognition of her 'distinction in...

Community nursing leaders recognised at QNI awards

Nursing ‘icon’ Dame Elizabeth Anionwu, Public Health England deputy chief nurse Joanne...

Mental Health Act review

Prime minister said review will focus on ‘injustice and discrimination’ in system

Cavell Nurses' Trust lays wreath to honour nurse hero...

A commemoration of the life of nursing hero Edith Cavell has taken place in London.

Leading academic says there is 'a lot to do' to grow nurse research as a...

More work is needed to boost the field of nurse research, says the Council of Deans of...

Japanese fungus in UK hospitals

More than 200 people have been contaminated or infected with a potentially deadly strain of...

Record number of medical research volunteers

Highest number of participants signed up to clinical research studies in England last year,...

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