New competency framework for tuberculosis nursing

Hanna Kaur – who represented the RCN throughout the development and publication of the...

Travel Health

RCN updates travel health guidance to reflect new nursing challenges

It is six years since the RCN published its last set of travel health nursing guidance...


How to ensure optimal care for people living with dementia

As we wait for the dementia tsunami to hit nurses in five years’ time – baby boomers...

UTIs in older people: the tool reducing unnecessary prescribing

Nurses like Jo McEwen are taking a lead in antimicrobial stewardship, cutting antibiotic...

QNI Conference

Can a district nurse caseload review tool improve patient management?

As a way of reviewing district nurse caseloads, one trust in Staffordshire trialled a new...

RCN chair: Adamant nurses must use their voice

RCN chair Maria Trewern is full of hope for the profession – and wants to give members more...

Musculoskeletal care – taking the pain away

Bone, joint and muscle conditions are the leading cause of disability in the UK, but...

Hand hygiene needn’t mean sore skin

A new guide from the RCN shows how to combine hand hygiene with skin care

Are men still reluctant to talk about prostate cancer?

In a bid to prevent the number of deaths from prostate cancer rising, one initiative was...

Walk down memory lane with the QNI on nursing in the community

To mark 150 years of community nursing, the Queen's Nursing Institute has produced an awe-...

Hand holding pills with hepatitis C test on table in front of it

Nurse-led service aims to make sure health for the homeless is not forgotten

Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust is running an initiative in Hammersmith and...


Eating disorders resource collection

Resources to help nurses support patients back to health

‘Projects require feedback to be effective – and the RCNi Nurse Awards are the ultimate...

Outpatient department staff nurse Anne Thomas, who won the community nursing category of the...

Cervical cancer resource collection

Keep your practice up to date in Cervical Cancer Prevention Week

Community nurses embrace cost-saving agile working programme

How one tissue viability service is thriving from its prudent hot-desk switch

Framework for change: supporting you to drive improvement

The Leading Change, Adding Value framework for nursing, midwifery and care staff is halfway...

Share great practice and inspire your peers through the RCNi Nurse Awards

RCNi Nurse Awards are open for entries as the search begins for the outstanding projects of


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