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Fresh warning over nurse shortages

RCN says trusts over-reliant on unregistered staff

NMC urges nurses to have their say on education overhaul

Practising nurses are being urged to use their experience to help shape the future of...

Nursing You resource created to help overweight and obese nurses tackle weight issues

A new app has launched with the aim of helping nurses to maintain the same healthy lifestyle...

Cavell Nurses' Trust aims to raise £10,000 in one month for nurses in need...

The charity supports nurses experiencing hardship.

UK supply of hepatitis B vaccine ‘severely affected’ by global shortages

Global shortages of the hepatitis B vaccine have ‘severely impacted UK supply’, health...

Plans for more nurse training places

10,000 additional training places for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals

Nottingham tram named after award-winning nursing student

Nursing student Christina O'Loughlin has had a tram named after her in her home city of...

Coventry University offers bursaries to encourage more men into nursing

Bursary aims to address gender imbalance on courses.

EU campaign nurses to meet NMC on language tests

A campaigning group of European nurses are set to meet with the Nursing and Midwifery...

Nurses need more understanding of domestic abuse, says RCN

RCN says nurses and midwives can help make a difference to those at risk from domestic abuse.

NHS ‘doesn’t deserve more money as it wastes cash on poor care’

The NHS needs to put its house in order and improve standards before it can justify asking...

Radical changes to school nurse role in Scotland leads to resignations

Recommendations to further develop the skills of nurses following a review of new models of...

Student who beat childhood cancer takes job with nurses who saved her

A newly qualified children’s nurse is to join the team that saved her life when she was two...

Isle of Man nurses to get 2.5% pay rise

Nurses on the Isle of Man are set to receive a 2.5% pay rise following an arbitrated...

Nurse MPs clash over pay cap campaign

A Conservative MP and cancer nurse who voted against removing the public sector pay cap has...

Schoolchildren 'should be taught about breastfeeding'...

Schools should teach children about the importance of breastfeeding, according to new...

New 'six in one' vaccine to be offered for babies...

A 'six in one' immunisation for babies born from today will replace the 'five in one'...

RCN and NMC hit back at ‘misguided and disrespectful’ newspaper column

The heads of the RCN and Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) have written to a national...

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