Issue : 24 August 2016
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Here’s who will be representing your branch on behalf of SNT for the next 12 months
Before I started my nursing degree back in 2014 I was at a crossroads in my life.
Reflecting on her first year as a student nurse, Sacha remembers how her friends and colleagues reacted when she first announced she was leaving behind her office job to join the nursing profession.
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust is starting a new specialist course for nurses and allied health professionals working in cancer.
Patients being prescribed regular opioid painkillers should have their compliance monitored with regular urine tests, according to US researchers.
Surrey community nurse receives leadership awardSubscription
Wendy Newnham, lead for Surrey Community Nursing Services, has won a prestigious award for clinical leaders who shown a commitment to person-centred care.
Hello to all of the students starting their first years of nursing! I hope this post gives a little bit of confidence for the start of your nursing careers.
Women who experience persistent pain after childbirth are more likely to develop postnatal depression, new research suggests.
The NHS will need to prepare for 20 working days of full strike action by junior doctors between now and Christmas, after the British Medical Association announced three further weeks of action by trainees in England.
Your weekly news summary: 3 September 2016Subscription
District nursing was the focus of a major report this week by the King’s Fund think tank which said pressure on the service was leaving nurses “broken” and exhausted” and causing quality of care to be compromised.