Investment in mental health nursing leadership is vital on acute wards
Sexual Safety Collaborative to have new standards to improve sexual safety on wards
Clinical systems must reflect the diverse range of beliefs that people hold
Rowan Procter on digital technology and launching her trust's new instant-communications app
Senior nurses set to explore how to exert influence in health and social care
Breast surgeon Liz O’Riordan draws on her experience of breast cancer to advise on helping fellow staff
With the current focus on data protection, the answer may surprise you
Timing is all in politics, says James Buchan
Since the mid-1980s, the Pay Review Body has been fairly successful in keeping nurse pay on an even keel, but it’s clear the system now needs fixing, says workforce expert James Buchan
With ‘self-sufficiency’ in NHS staffing yet to materialise, the UK relies on skilled workers from abroad to maintain viable services
The Nursing and Midwifery Council requires nurses and midwives to report any convictions or cautions they receive, but do parking fines and other fixed-penalty motoring offences fall within this category?
An increasing number of medication incidents are due to calculation errors, and while numeracy tests may seem yet another hoop to jump through they are to help protect patient safety and your registration, and will likely become more common
Well-being guardians may lead the way, but we all have our part to play
Welcome to your new-look Nursing Management journal
Nominate yourself or a colleague for this year’s RCNi Nurse Awards and help celebrate exceptional nursing care, writes editor Graham Scott
Ward managers should be excluded from staff numbers so they are free to take on supervisory roles.
Nurses must come together to prevent a real-terms pay cut.
Retired practice development nurse Valerie McGurk reviews Snowball in a Blizzard: The Tricky Problem of Uncertainty in Medicine
Principle lecturer Kay Norman reviews Transitions to Practice: Essential Concepts for Health and Social Care Practitioners
Professional development and revalidation lead nurse Carolyn Middleton reviews Revalidation: A Journey for Nurses and Midwives
Patient experience and quality manager Eleanor Sherwen reviews Nurses and Nursing: The Person and the Profession
This book offers useful advice easily transferrable to nursing management settings