Expert advice

Latest guidance for injection techniques in diabetes care

Patients should be encouraged to follow best practice to manage their condition

How to reduce your chances of getting a virus at work this winter

Do your best to avoid common winter viruses by upping your infection control game

Blood culture pathway: how we can improve patient care and sepsis detection

The guidance, training and multidisciplinary team working behind best practice

Bedbugs: identifying an infestation and what to advise patients

How to recognise and treat the bites and reduce your risk of bedbug exposure at work

Standardised uniforms for NHS nurses: your questions answered

The latest on England’s new staff uniforms, including objections to the colour-coding

Setting up a nurse-led project: how to make a business case and gain funding

Tips on demonstrating the benefits of the proposed service and making your bid for funds

What you need to know about spotting and managing frailty

How emergency nurses can identify patients with frailty and improve their outcomes

Suicide ‘postvention’: how to support staff after the death of a colleague

How to create a ‘suicide aware’ workplace and offer appropriate support

Clinically assisted hydration at end of life: what you need to know

A look at what the guidance advises, and why decisions are not always straightforward

Cannabis for medicinal use: when it can be prescribed and what nurses need to know

The products available and conditions for which they can be legally used

TikTok tips: how you can use it to connect with others and share ideas

Finding content on the social media app – and sharing your own safely and professionally

Learning disability and autism: best practice tips for all nurses

How non-specialist nurses can adapt their practice and help tackle health inequalities

Hand hygiene: how to get it right and avoid skin damage

Is your approach effective? We look at best practice and what the experts say

Flu vaccine 2023/24: rule changes and what you need to know to prepare for the season

Your guide to free jab eligibility and why influenza’s impact should not be underestimated

Empathic care: can it be taught and how does it help patients?

It can calm anxiety and improve outcomes, but it can also boost staff well-being

Improving hip fracture treatment with the Big Six interventions

New guidance from the RECM aims to improve standards of care for hip fractures

Anti-strike law: what does it mean and can I be compelled to work?

The power the legislation gives employers, and the implications for future strike action

What discounts can you get this summer as a NHS worker?

Take advantage of special offers, including holidays, meals and theatre trips