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Rare diseases: easing the transition from children's to adult services...

A new nursing role is supporting young people with complex conditions as they make the...

The school that heals

At Gloucester House in north London, nurses and other mental healthcare professionals work...

Bereaved by suicide

When a person takes their own life the grief experienced by family and friends can be...

Online bereavement support around the clock

An online community is tackling the social isolation that can extend the grieving process.

Schwartz rounds for nursing students

Many NHS trusts give staff opportunities to share difficult experiences. Now these...

Revalidation: one year on

In the build-up to the introduction of revalidation in April last year, many nurses worried...

What the student saw: placement experiences to improve everyone's practice...

An ambitious international project is aiming to capture nursing students' placement...

Delayed discharge at the heart of the NHS crisis

How big a problem are delayed discharges and what can be done to reduce them?

Spotlight: The NHS in crisis

With services reported to be at breaking point, it is clear the NHS is struggling to cope...

Morecambe Bay: From special measures to outstanding care

How does an NHS trust rocked by a scandal in which patients died turn itself around and earn...

Cancer drug decision: ‘NICE should take more account of quality of life’

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence's reluctance to recommend Kadcyla for...

Setting the bar high: nurses in Wales deliver improvements for patients

As part of Nursing Standard’s series celebrating modern nursing roles in the UK, three...

‘Nursing in a war zone’: memories of AIDS wards in the 1980s

A film has captured nurses' harrowing but inspiring experiences

Digital tool helps practice nurses improve diabetes care

The ‘information prescription’ tool, developed by Diabetes UK, alerts clinicians to key...

STPs: It’s not too late to have a say in plans for your local services

Nurses have been largely sidelined in the development of NHS sustainability and...

Making nurse education LGBT-friendly

A joint initiative between Stonewall and Cardiff University is embedding LGBT awareness in...

Overturning NHS 'culture of fear'

US health expert supporting new England care models praises successful vanguard site

‘Our 24-hour palliative care hub offers a single point of access’

Lead nurse Victoria Thorne explains how redesigning end of life care provision in north...

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