Don’t penalise nurses for driving to work

NHS trusts must play fair when it comes to car parking charges, says Graham Scott

Staff gossip could highlight urgent concerns

Impromptu conversations at the water cooler can be a useful barometer of morale

Let’s redress the balance with Nurse Awards

The annual RCNi Nurse Awards exist so that healthcare staff receive the recognition they...

Should we drop our Black History Month special issue?

Nursing Standard editor Graham Scott asks if it's time to try a new approach to raising BME...

Editorial: Unions' exasperation over pay is justified

Money released by chancellor must go to those keeping teh NHS running, says Graham Scott

Editorial: Time for recognition where it’s due

An RCN project that will provide formal credentials for advanced nursing skills is a...

Turnover of nurse directors remains worryingly high

Nursing Standard’s annual survey of nurse directors indicates unsettled leadership but...

Editor Graham Scott warns nurses' voices must be heard

The debacle over student funding highlights nurses' lack of influence in the policy-...

District nurses deserve better support to ensure safe care

Community nursing services are often forgotten in debates about safe staffing levels.

Action needed now to prevent public health crisis

Cuts in health visitor and school nurse numbers do not make sense

Government must act now to prevent looming winter crisis

Ministers should heed warnings from nurses and prepare for the worst.

Nurses should be wary of accepting gifts from patients

Whether you are offered a fresh fish, gardening tools or a wad of cash, the NMC has a policy...

Jeremy Hunt's annual charade makes a mockery of the pay process...

The 'independent' NHS Pay Review Body is shackled by the government yet again.

Urgent action needed to address key worker housing crisis

Many areas of the UK have sky-high rents, making it tougher for essential workers, such as...

Scrapping nursing bursaries at such a difficult time makes no sense

While many university students will now be enjoying some well-earned time off, nursing...

What Jeremy Hunt must prioritise now he's back in post...

Nursing Standard editor Graham Scott sets out what the reappointed health secretary should...

NHS failing its black and minority workforce

Graham Scott reviews the first NHS Workforce Race Equality Standard report

Seacole statue is a triumph for hope over hate

Monument to Crimean War nurse is an antidote to the hatred unleashed in the wake of the EU...