Deputy Chief Nurse at Public Health England, Joanne Bosanquet, explains how nurses have the exact skills and expertise needed to tackle health emergencies
Looking back at 40 years of nursingSubscription
40 years after starting her nurse training, nurse practitioner Jane Warner met up with her cohort to recount thier successes, challenges and shared memories
Avoiding A&E breaches is central to staff nurse, Ben Mullin’s, every shift. He questions if the target shifts focus to the wrong priority.
How nurses can reduce waiting times in SAUsSubscription
Surgical Assessment Units, while a good idea in theory, are hindered by too much reliance on doctors, argues Alison Rae
Is stroke nursing still unattractive?Subscription
Earlier this year I had the opportunity to submit an event for the RCN congress as a forum member.
A cup of tea: something we see as mundane and every-day, but to our patients it can mean an awful lot more, explains staff nurse Adam Miller
Asking residents, carers, friends and family this question helped the team at Millbrook Lodge focus on what’s really important in a care home.
How risky is it for individuals with complex needs to be cared for by unqualified staff?Subscription
Self-titled Risk-Averse Nurse, Clare, explores how risks surrounding the delegation of tasks by nurses to carers can be reduced.
Helena plans to use her chief nurse junior followship to explore and tackle the issues surrounding providing care to patients with dementia in post-anaesthetic care.
Seeing healthcare from the other sideSubscription
Having worked in palliative care for 20 years, when Nigel Dodds was diagnosed with cancer he expected the worst