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Informal learning one alternative amid CPD shortfall, chief nurse tells summit

Chief nursing officer acknowledges nurses’ frustration over funding cuts, but says...

England’s chief nurse says NHS ‘trumps every healthcare system in the world’

Jane Cummings used her summit speech to promote a new nursing recruitment campaign

NHS staff survey reveals rise in workplace pressures as well as levels of job and pay...

More than one third of NHS staff in England have experienced work-related stress in the past...

Bank nurses feel ‘cheated’ after missing out on holiday pay

London-based nurses say their right to statutory holiday pay was not made clear by NHS...

Breastfeeding advice: new voice-activated digital app to provide tips for mothers

Breastfeeding Friend digital app developed by Start4Life can be activated via Amazon’s Alexa...

Philip Graf to succeed Dame Janet Finch as chair of NMC

Philip Graf, a law graduate who has held key roles in the media and government regulation,...

Nurse satisfaction of sufficient staffing rises by 1%, survey finds

Only 1% more health and social care staff in Scotland feel there is sufficient staffing at...

Nurses are going the extra mile despite the snow

Nurses are going above and beyond to get to work during the snow storm

NICE issue guidelines on suicide prevention in community settings

Guidelines for suicide prevention have been set out in an attempt to reduce the number of...

Sustainability and transformation partnerships lose many nurses in maze of '...

RCN gives evidence to the Health and Social Care Committee stating that one quarter of...

Dedicated staff battle through 'beast from the east'...

Nurses have battled against the 'beast from the east' and Storm Emma to reach patients over...

Nurse numbers fall but senior managers increase, NHS Digital figures show

The number of nurses and health visitors in England has fallen, while senior managerial...

British Social Attitudes survey: Satisfaction with GP services drops to all-time low

Dissatisfaction with the NHS increases to its highest level since 2007 according to annual...

Employers urged to tackle cause of obesity among nurses

Employers should tackle issues in the NHS that contribute to obesity among nurses, according...

'Mother hen' nurse retires – after 66 years in the field ...

One of the UK’s longest serving nurses has finally called time on her incredible career...

Global launch of Nursing Now campaign

Nurses will join with the Duchess of Cambridge and health leaders from across the world...

Why now is the time to have a national conversation on death and dying

A national conversation is needed about death and dying, a leading hospice charity has said

Older people urged to take extra care as cold snap hits

The RCN, NHS England and the Royal College of Emergency Medicine have encouraged vulnerable...

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