Care home staff working on zero-hours contracts are more likely to have worse mental health levels than other staff in the health and social care sector, according to UK researchers.
Airedale NHS Foundation Trust in Yorkshire has announced the appointment of Jill Asbury as its new director of nursing.
Nurses around the world need a pay rise and better working conditions, with wages showing salary stagnation and a fall in purchasing power, according to a new report.
World health leaders have reaffirmed their commitment to raising the profile of nurses and midwives across the globe.
Being exposed to workplace bullying and violence may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, for both men and women, according to researchers from Scandinavia.
Cancer services are destined for a “worryingly bleak future”, unless urgent action is taken to boost the specialist workforce, a charity chief has warned.
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Home care companies are quitting council contracts due to a chronic shortage of staff and lack of funding, according to an investigation.
Dr Cheryl Etches, chief nurse and deputy chief executive of The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, has announced that she will be retiring from the NHS at the end of March 2018.
The World Health Organization has provisionally designated the year 2020 as the “year of the nurse and midwife”, in honour of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale.
Around 40% of NHS staff in new posts designed to encourage colleagues to speak out about concerns do not agree that their role is making a difference, according to the national office co-ordinating the work.