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Video of nurse using Taylor Swift song to teach handwashing goes viral

Clip demonstrating hand hygiene technique has been viewed more than 600,000 times across the...

Community nursing cuts hampering diabetes care as prescription bill hits £1 billion a...

Nursing leaders warned cuts to community nursing are damaging diabetes care as the drug bill...

Double graduation joy for lung cancer forum nurses

Two leading lung cancer nurses have spoken of their pride at seeing their children join the...

Pupils get hands-on experience at nursing summer school

Budding nurses have been learning new skills and finding out more about the profession.

Safe nurse staffing laws for Wales from April 2018

Hospitals in Wales will have to implement safe nurse staffing levels under the law from...

Nurses urged to lobby NHS England over drug that can prevent HIV transmission

Nurses should lobby NHS England to fund a drug that can prevent HIV transmission, according...

Nurse of the Year Amanda Burston to be recognised at Women of the Year event

RCN nurse of the year Amanda Burston recognised for her work supporting victims of domestic...

Three nurses struck off for faking patient blood sugar readings

Three nurses who faked patients’ blood sugar readings guilty of 'clear eyed and...

Recruitment campaign for 80 nurses in south Wales

Cwm Taf University Health Board in South Wales has launched a reruitment campaign to attract...

Calls for more nursing peers in House of Lords

Increasing the number of nurse peers in the House of Lords would give the profession more...

Nursing contribution overlooked due to weak research, says expert

Nursing's contribution is underestimated because of ‘weak’ research, a leading workforce...

Nine out of ten NMC registrants revalidate successfully in first 3 months

The NMC said its latest figures show revalidation has been a success and it is not adversely...

Bodybuilder nurse picks up Miss England prize

Pearl Susanne Davison wants to help her patients get fit next and further her nursing career.

Midwife and long-standing FGM campaigner receives national honour

Midwife Comfort Momoh has received a fellowship from the Royal College of Midwives for her...

Maternity clinic for survivors of rape and sexual assault opens

A maternity clinic for survivors of rape has opened its doors at the Royal London Hospital.

Andy Burnham pledges to keep nursing bursaries

Former health secretary has unveiled plans to keep nursing student bursaries if he is...

‘Length of NHS service could dictate extent of student loan repayment’

Student loan repayment rules could be used to improve NHS nurse retention, proposes policy...

Pregnant women urged to postpone Florida travel over Zika fears

Part of US mainland added to list of countries where Zika infection risk is present

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