Why workforce gaps and overstretched services remain the biggest hurdle to getting it right
A community night nursing service is helping ease pandemic pressures
Nurses see the impact of poverty in the pandemic, and we must advocate for the disadvantaged
Compulsory face coverings pose particular challenges when patients are deaf or have dementia
Making information about an older person easier to access and record
Community nurses find solutions to challenges – but not at the price of their own well-being
Mandatory vaccination and the rights of individuals and employers
Nurses’ input can inform a decision about whether to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Extending consultation times could enable practitioners to explore medication usage in more depth, says Matt Griffiths.
Concerns should be treated sensitively, but nurses have a duty to protect older people
Lisa Berry looks back at three decades of change in Nursing Older People's lifetime
Nominate yourself or a colleague for this year’s RCNi Nurse Awards and help celebrate exceptional nursing care, writes editor Graham Scott
The RCNi Nurse Awards ceremony is a showcase of talent and achievement that live on beyond the event.
What the newly-launched RCNi frailty resource (in conjunction with RCN Older people's forum) can offer you, as nurses, and in meeting the healthcare needs of older people.
As the population ages, we need to end the tug of war between funding and innovation.
Nursing student is a role model of inclusive attitudes and behaviours
A 24-hour service offering GP consultations via video link or smartphones has been launched for NHS patients in greater London. Nursing Standard readers have their say
Alternative therapies, such as music therapy, could reduce the need for psychotropic drug use in dementia.
Professor Viroj Wiwanitkit writes to Nursing Older People
Consultant nurse for older people Nicky Hayes reviews this publication on end of life care
Admiral Nurse Wendy Mountford reviews Wendy Mitchell’s dementia memoir
Director of quality, nursing and patient safety, Jonathan Webster reviews The Handbook of Person-Centred Therapy and Mental Health
PhD candidate Karen Rennie reviews Dementia, Sex and Wellbeing: A Person-Centred Guide for People with Dementia, Their Partners, Caregivers and Professionals
Drawing on research and philosophical literature, this book explores spirituality in hospices and end of life care
A timely book on social research methods for people with dementia