An urgent care centre in east London that was placed in special measures has seen its rating jump from “inadequate” to “good”, after a concerted effort to make improvements.
Specialist nurses will be at the forefront of a new initiative to help spot heart conditions earlier as part of a drive to prevent strokes and save lives, NHS England has announced.
The government has launched a campaign to help nurses and other frontline health workers spot the signs of modern slavery.
A major strategy to address the nurse workforce crisis in England will only reduce vacancies by around 3% over the next five years, it has been revealed.
Female midwives who have experienced sexual harassment in the workplace do not receive adequate support from their supervisors, according to latest survey findings.
The rules surrounding record breaking run attempts by people dressed as nurses are to be reviewed as a “priority”, following an outcry when a UK nurse discovered that she could not attain a record by wearing her own work trousers instead of a dress.
NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens has returned to the hospital where one of his children was born to pay tribute to midwifes to coincide with International Day of the Midwife.
The leader of the Royal College of Nursing has spoken of her sorrow over the “erosion” of the traditional role of health visitors in the wake a landmark child abuse investigation.
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At a glittering awards ceremony last week student nurses and midwives told Nursing Times about their journey into the profession so far and highlighted why others should consider joining it.
A bid to relieve nurse leaders in Scotland of patient caring duties, as part of landmark new safe staffing legislation, has fallen at the last hurdle.