FGM remains a hidden crime, say MPs

Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a hidden crime and a ‘national scandal’, MPs warned

Mounting pressures on district nursing

Kings Fund report shows quality under threat

Toxic race equality climate persists in the NHS, RCN warns

Short-term initiatives 'fail to deal' with discrimination against black and minority ethnic...

Emergency in emergency care?

The RCN and Department of Health are among those to respond to Commons Health Committee

Worries remain over future of specialist nurse courses

Some fear training could fall short if undergraduate specialists are weakened by changes

Our survey reveals noise still a problem on wards

Find out how nurses are tackling the problem

Momentum building over possible tax rebates for nurses

Momentum is starting to build among nurses to claim back significant tax and national

Kate Granger and her lasting legacy

A simple message of patient care and understanding

What now for nurses and the NHS?

New prime minister means new perspective on nursing issues

Housing crisis puts nurses' health at risk...

The surge in house prices and lack of affordable rented accommodation mean staff are making...

Fitness to practise hearings

Action is promised by regulator after a Nursing Standard investigation reveals nurses...

Nursing ratios: call for unity on safe staffing

Now that Scotland is following Wales’ lead with a pledge to legislate on safe staffing, what...

What does Brexit mean for nursing and our EU staff?

The UK is entering ‘uncharted territory’ after voting to leave the European Union. But what...

Opposition to bursaries rises

Nurses and healthcare bodies speak out as consultation draws to a close

The crippling cost of student debt

Stephanie Jones-Berry exclusively reports on the impact of debt on retention

Exclusive: Nursing students increasingly relying on hardship funds

The financial plight of nursing students is expected to get even worse if bursaries are axed...

EU membership and student bursaries to be debated at RCN congress

Janet Davies expects her first RCN congress as general secretary to be a lively affair, with...

Urgent training in domestic abuse is needed to open closed doors

Healthcare staff admit they lack knowledge of how to refer patients on for help following...