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Mental health: helpline’s highest number of calls from nurses

A fifth of more than 800 calls to Our Frontline support service made during pandemic

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Image of web page for the RCN Nursing Awards

RCN Nursing Awards 2022, a chance to showcase practice that makes a difference, now open

Entries invited for individuals and teams in 13 categories covering diversity of nursing

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Juggling work and home carer roles: what staff support groups have to offer

How a ‘safe space’ for working carers can ease pressures and improve retention

Exhausted-looking nurse sits leaning her head against a wall

NHS staff absence and critical COVID cases down, but do you feel pressure lifting yet?

Crisis in nurse numbers, and treatment backlogs give no grounds for complacency

One-off pay rise for ‘superhuman efforts’ of Northern Ireland nurses

Payment for pandemic work is welcomed, but RCN wants talks on ‘a long-term pay structure’

Nurse tells of ‘insurmountable’ pressure to get jab or lose job

From 1 April, all patient-facing NHS staff must have had both COVID-19 vaccine doses

Evidence and Practice

Exploring the relationship between leadership and conflict management styles among nursing students

Exploring the relationship between leadership and conflict management styles among...

Why you should read this article: • To identify the different leadership and conflict...

Improving safety by developing trust with a just culture

Improving safety by developing trust with a just culture

Why you should read this article: • To enhance your knowledge of the concept of just culture...

Development and evaluation of an electronic medical device training passport to identify nurses’ training needs

Development and evaluation of an electronic medical device training passport to...

Why you should read this article: • To recognise some of the factors that can make it...

Mindfilness

Mindful self-compassion for nurses: a systematic review

Why you should read this article: • To understand the concept of mindful self-compassion •...

Maintaining person-centred care in hospitals during restrictions on family presence

Maintaining person-centred care in hospitals during restrictions on family presence

Approaches to maintaining person-centred care in hospital during restrictions such as COVID

Gender diversity in nursing: time to think again

Gender diversity in nursing: time to think again

Familiarise yourself with specific techniques that could improve gender diversity in nursing

Features

How to increase health check uptake for people with learning disabilities

A nurse-led team improved health outcomes for service users during COVID-19

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Noel McDonald

Keeping forensic mental health services close to home: a lifetime’s work and leadership

Nurse consultant who transformed patient experience honoured with Special Recognition Award

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Nurse leadership: targeting stem cell donation and vaccine uptake in the Sikh community

How RCN Nurse Award winner Rohit Sagoo has improved outcomes and engagement

Care homes: could nurses in advanced clinical practitioner roles be key to change?

What good care could look like as care home nursing evolves

Sexual exploitation of children: how to raise concerns

NSPCC warns of a rise in cases of child exploitation during the pandemic

Fairness in FtP: how to deal with concerns and get referrals right

NMC guide sets out when to refer and when to address concerns in-house, and why it matters

Opinion

Secrets of effective nurse leadership: why enthusiasm and vision are so important

The qualities of a successful leader apply in nursing and the NHS as much as anywhere

Ideas welcome: how to innovate to improve patient care

All nurses can be leaders in innovation, whatever their job title, pay scale or experience

Self-rostering and e-rostering: flexible ways to schedule shifts

Challenges, benefits and guidance for the implementation of alternative rostering methods

Careers

Work-life balance: what is compassionate rostering and how does it work?

Rotas and shift swaps need not create conflict if they are negotiated rather than imposed

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Craving career change? Come to our jobs fair and meet a host of employers – entry free

Nurse recruiters will discuss job opportunities that could give your career a fresh start

Are you at a career crossroads? Advice for nurses looking to change direction

The pandemic has left many nurses thinking of changing their role. Here’s what to consider

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