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Exclusive: Campaign aims to save nurse jobs with 'good housekeeping'

Nurses will be encouraged to look for ways to save money on essentials, such as gloves and syringes, as part of a major campaign being developed by the Royal College of Nursing and NHS Supply Chain.

NHS sickness absence rates falling, despite rise in pressure

Sickness absence is costing the NHS an estimated £1.5bn a year, according to the NHS Employers organisation, but staff are taking less time off for illness than they were five years ago.

Nurse turned politician calls for cap on agency shift charges

The government should set a cap on the amount NHS providers can pay for using agency staff during the current nursing shortage, according to a nurse who entered politics to defend the health service.

Welsh assembly

Welsh nurses asked for views on safe staffing law proposals

Nurses in Wales are being asked for their views on draft legislation that could see the country become the first part of the UK to enshrine safe staffing levels in law.

Staffing agencies cash in on NHS nursing shifts over bank holiday

NHS hospitals across the country paid more than £1,000 for agency nurses and locum doctors to fill shifts on a public holiday, new figures show.

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“Giving students experience of general practice is now urgent”

'Giving students experience of general practice is now urgent' Subscription Required

Around 90% of patient contact in the NHS happens in general practice. It is estimated that at least one in five nurses working in this setting are aged 55 or over, and expect to retire within five or 10 years.

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