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We will listen to all our members – RCN head’s pledge to college reps

Acting chief executive said decision-making should be open to the whole membership

Diabetes test’s accuracy in pinpointing disease type is improving patient outcomes

Study reveals treatment benefits of C-peptide test – and it’s cheap too

Diabetes: new tool can help nurses talk to patients about type 2 remission

Blood glucose returning to a healthy range can be achieved by weight management

Interactive game shows pressures of working in the emergency department

Simulation based on NHS targets highlights the challenges A&E staff face in a typical day

Nurse apprenticeships: we’re being priced out of them, say employers

NHS Employers and RCN react as ministers say they won’t ease financial burden of backfill

Do not amend emergency department waiting time target without hard evidence, RCN warns

Dame Donna Kinnair says patient safety must be central to any change

Social care coalition demands action on 'perilous state' of services

Health for Care coalition has written to the PM setting out basis for a sustainable system

Time for CPD: nurses in Scotland could be the first in the UK to win a legal guarantee

New safe staffing law could protect time out for continuing professional development

Inspectors reveal ‘serious concerns’ over shortage of nurses at independent hospital

CQC orders private operator to improve management oversight and patient safety strategies

New 10.8% Jersey pay offer may avert nursing strike

Proposed deal ensures pay parity with other healthcare professionals by 2020

One third of young people have experienced trauma, says study

There is a lack of professional help for children with mental health problems
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Three UK universities listed among best places to study nursing worldwide

King's College London ranked top in UK and Europe

NHS staff survey: nurses bear the brunt of short-staffing, violent assaults and bullying

Survey points to unhappiness over pay and working hours – but enthusiasm remains high

Campaign challenges employers to give leadership training to 20,000 nurses and midwives

Initiative wants staff to benefit by 2020 – designated Year of the Nurse

Nurse spared jail after stealing more than £25,000 from a former employer

Sarah Merry took advantage of a payroll error after leaving Cwm Taf University Health Board

Claims of surge in male nursing applicants ‘ignore overall decline’

NHS England credits recruitment campaign, but others say numbers are ‘not even close to 2016’

Police reinforcements deployed in two Northern Ireland emergency departments

RCN Northern Ireland admits violence in EDs is a continuing problem, particularly at weekends

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