News

Keep up-to-date with the latest nursing headlines. If you know of a news story relevant to nurses that should be covered by RCNi, call 020 8872 3146 or email the newsroom.

Newcastle nurse in volunteer role at Rio Olympics

A theatre recovery nurse from Newcastle has swapped the River Tyne for Marina da Gloria...

Tributes paid to Birmingham City University nursing student

Colleagues have paid tribute to 'well-liked and committed' student Sally Cooper following...

Emergency services' nurses in pilot study to improve carbon monoxide poisoning...

Emergency department nurses are taking part in a study into how staff can better detect and...

Public sector pay restraint must continue, says Jeremy Hunt

Unions have condemned comments by health secretary Jeremy Hunt that pay restraint for nurses...

Nursing memories of NHS sought for new online museum

Nurses past and present are being encouraged to share their stories and memorabilia for an...

Dancing nurses prove a hit on hospital ward

Nurses jig and twirl in video showing the lighter side of hospital life.

Improve care for prisoners with dementia, RCN urges

The RCN has called for improved care for prisoners with dementia after a watchdog revealed...

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...

Pages

Jobs