Support for nurses in making clinical decisions

Clinical decision support tools provide nurses with pertinent knowledge and patient

Help the NHS by buying your own medicine

Buy your own medicine if available over the counter to ease the burden on the NHS, says Jane

Get moving: take on the challenge of patient mobility

Nurses can help educate patients on how to prevent deconditioning due to bed rest and

Are you ready to work alongside robots?

Robots are already being used in some UK healthcare settings, and the trend is set to

We shouldn't have to lie about short staffing

Hospital managers must take responsibility when understaffing affects care, says Jane Bates

Jane Bates: The unsaid gender bias in nurses' poor pay...

The glass ceiling doesn't seem to affect our male colleagues

Changing how policymakers view us will help Nursing Now campaign meet its aims

There is plenty of hard evidence to back the case for investment in nurses

Alfie Evans’ supporters should not have been allowed to abuse hospital staff

It was unacceptable for protesters to intimidate Alder Hey staff and visitors, says RCN past...

How nurses can help cut asthma death rate 

Caroline Fredericks of Asthma UK explains what asthma nurses can do to lead the way

Choice words: why language matters when talking to patients

How what you say can make your message more or less effective

Viv Bennett: Vaccines save lives, so let’s get the message out

The World Immunisation Week campaign urges nurses to help patients understand the value of...

'Male style of negotiation would not have delivered a better pay deal'

Critics wanting aggressive approach to win more concessions are being unrealistic: RCN’s

Chilblains: a blast from the past

The old days were all very well but chilblains are best consigned to history, says Jane Bates

Stephanie Aiken: How the RCN's Celebrating Nursing Practice initiative showcases...

Nurses already know how to improve care but too often their good ideas don’t get the...

Caroline Shuldham: Senior nurse leaders are tough but they can’t flourish in a blame...

Nurse directors need exceptional qualities and skills to provide effective leadership. But...

Jane Bates: Knitting might be the best medicine

A report that claims knitting could have health benefits making it worthy of being...

Janet Finch: NMC’s radical approach will improve care and support the profession

Important recent decisions have included the new fitness to practise strategy and education

Jane Bates: What nursing needs is adequate resources, not royal patronage

Duchess of Cambridge's endorsement of Nursing Now campaign is not enough to keep us sweet


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