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London bus at night

Working nights: why nurses in London deserve a better deal on public transport

Campaign calls for nurses’ out-of-hours commutes to be quicker, cheaper and safer

UCAS application

Number of nursing student applications from England must rise faster, RCN says

New data show an increase of only 4% since last year – and a fall of 29% since 2016

Liam Barnes and Jenifer Hawkins

In Laura’s name: the charity that aims to prevent suicide among nurses

The Laura Hyde Foundation campaigns for better mental health support for healthcare staff

Shona McKie

Staff nurse wins award for promoting sleep after her own experience as a patient

High-dependency unit nurse introduced practical ways to create a restful ward environment

Michelle Mulvaney and team

'Undercover nurses' honoured in NHS Parliamentary Awards ...

West Herts safeguarding team help potential victims of sex trafficking

Marianne Stöger and Margaritha Pissarek

Petition aims to secure Nobel peace prize for two leprosy nurses

Austrian nurses devoted 40 years to caring for an ostracised community in South Korea

Evidence and Practice

Development of assertive communication skills in nursing preceptorship programmes: a qualitative insight from newly qualified nurses

Development of assertive communication skills in nursing preceptorship programmes: a...

Background Being able to speak up is a prerequisite for establishing safe communication in...

Technology combined with expert, relationship-based care

Technology combined with expert, relationship-based care

Using technology to engage with patients can be as valuable as face-to-face interaction

Open access
Creating digitally ready nurses in general practice

Creating digitally ready nurses in general practice

Digital healthcare provision in England has been driven mainly by a ‘top-down’ approach and...

Teamwork in nursing: essential elements for practice

Teamwork in nursing: essential elements for practice

As any nurse working in the NHS knows, teamwork can be powerful. Successful teamwork can...

Action learning: staff development, implementing change, interdisciplinary working and leadership

Action learning: staff development, implementing change, interdisciplinary working and...

Action learning (AL) is a process that supports problem-solving by applying a questioning...

Effects of the Care Certificate on healthcare assistants’ ability to identify and manage deteriorating patients

Effects of the Care Certificate on healthcare assistants’ ability to identify and...

The Care Certificate, launched in England in 2015, safeguards patients by ensuring all new...

Features

Taurai Matare RCN Nurse of the Year 2019

Rapid triage: award-winning action plan slashes four-hour target breaches

How an emergency nurse practitioner team transformed an under-pressure eye casualty service

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Tara Matare

The leadership strategy that changed the way others – and my team – saw our department

RCN Nurse of the Year 2019 led the transformation from ‘just outpatients’ to outstanding

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Shared governance: giving staff more power over patient care

Collective leadership is gaining traction in the NHS, says King's Fund expert...

Mentoring

Professional standards: successful implementation requires leadership at all levels

New Nursing and Midwifery Council standards aimed at improving care through high-quality,...

Derek Barron

My role in the review of forensic mental health services

Chair of the review Derek Barron talks to Mental Health Practice

Escalation of youth violence piles pressure on care providers

Violence epidemic is placing new demands on healthcare staff beyond the clinical

Opinion

All to play for: the need for resilience in nursing leaders

Senior nurses set to explore how to exert influence in health and social care

safe staffing

We can all learn to make safer staffing a reality

A senior nurse on the benefits of the safe staffing fellowship programme

Three ways to support colleagues with cancer at diagnosis, during treatment and beyond

Breast surgeon Liz O’Riordan draws on her experience of breast cancer to advise on helping...

Careers

Sue Houston

Head of nursing at a neurological rehabilitation specialist service provider

Developing leadership skills has always been a priority for Sue Houston

Risq Animasaun

Senior staff nurse on a general psychiatric, female-only ward

I have an instinctive desire to provide care and support to people, says Risq Animasaun

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Deputy director infection prevention and control

Forthcoming matrons' handbook author Annesha Archyangelio on why she went into nursing...

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