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illustration shows two job applications – one from white candidate, one from black candidate

‘Incredibly discriminatory’ email about Nigerian nurse prompts NMC intervention

Regulator and NHS commissioning group investigate message sent to job applicant

A scene from the video Men in Nursing

Men in Nursing video aims to tackle perceptions and promote diversity

Universities in Northern Ireland want to show nursing as rewarding career for men

Members of RCN and GMB reject Scottish government's 4% pay offer

Nurses in Scotland to get 4% pay rise amid calls for further talks

Increase ‘without further negotiation’ comes despite rejection of deal by two nursing unions

NMC expected to remove emergency education standards introduced during pandemic

Governing council to decide if standards should be removed and a possible timetable

Logo of the International Council of Nurses, which the RCN has voted to rejoin

Nurses say ‘yes’ to joining worldwide nursing network

RCN members want to see college return to the International Council of Nurses

Pop star Dua Lipa pays tribute to Dame Elizabeth Anionwu at Brit Awards

Pioneering nurse welcomes high profile support for profession and nurses’ fair pay campaign

Evidence and Practice

Supporting the well-being of nurses working during COVID-19

Supporting the well-being of nurses working during COVID-19

A look at the enhanced support for healthcare staff during the pandemic and lessons learned

Ward staffing

Implementation of a ward staff self-rostering system: improving morale and retention

Staff morale is important in maintaining and improving nurse recruitment and retention

Nursing-sensitive indicators: a concept analysis

Nursing-sensitive indicators: a concept analysis

Criteria for changes in a person’s health status that nursing care can directly affect

Healthy eating

Promoting healthy eating in nurses

Leadership and management practices that can support healthy eating in the workplace

Managing capability in specialist nursing practice

How enhanced training and support can improve the capability management processes

Managing volunteers who support patients with dementia or cognitive impairment on acute hospital wards: the NURTURe model

Managing volunteers who support patients with dementia or cognitive impairment

This article discusses the development of the NURTURe model on an acute hospital ward

Features

Nurses and stress: how performing arts skills can improve self-care and communication

Training given by actors is helping NHS staff to look after themselves better

Magnet hospitals: what makes them places where nurses want to work?

Why UK hospitals are trialling the US model and what it means for staff and patients

Free

Nurses’ time to shine: how to get started on your RCN Nursing Awards entry

Advice from winners, nominees and our chair of judges to help you celebrate your achievements

Hand hygiene: how can you be sure your workplace is getting it right?

Compliance is critical to patient safety, but monitoring it is far from straightforward

How to prevent inpatient falls: start by refusing to accept they’re inevitable

Falls should be seen as shocking, rather than normal hospital events

Nursing, a career that runs in families… or does it?

Second and third generation nurses on whether their career was inspired by family role models

Opinion

How COVID-19 changed our ways of working – for the better

Ward sister Aisling Grant says pandemic innovations will be useful for the future

Dying and bereavement: what patients and families want at the end of life

Why workforce gaps and overstretched services remain the biggest hurdle to getting it right

Could coronavirus vaccination become compulsory for nurses?

Mandatory vaccination and the rights of individuals and employers

Careers

Why human factors is about more than communication and teamwork

How human factors can improve nurses’ workplaces and create safer, streamlined services

Preparing for leadership roles: tips for developing confidence

How to learn from a mentor, silence your inner doubt and develop your own leader style

First time in charge of a ward: the support every newly qualified nurse needs

Taking on ward manger duties is challenging. Here’s how to help junior team members succeed

Jobs