Nursing shortages mean dying patients at a London trust do not always get the best care, Care Quality Commission inspectors have warned.
Drug regulators have approved a combination of fluticasone and formoterol in a device that can be used with a spacer for treating asthma in children.
The new chief executive and registrar of the nursing and midwifery regulator has vowed to take an “all ears” approach to the high-profile role, and to foster a culture of transparency and learning.
A nursing student from Stourbridge is following her life-long dream of becoming a nurse after shedding eight stone.
Getting the right workforce in place is the “biggest barrier” to the government’s ambitions for children and young people’s mental health services, warns a committee of MPs.
Specialist nurses at an NHS trust in the South of England are now performing a minor surgical procedure formerly led by senior doctors.
Fresh incentives will be offered to newly qualified nurses to encourage them to choose primary care as a “first destination role”.
A specialist nurse and her colleague have introduced “special teddy bears” to help children and young patients with learning disabilities understand clinical procedures at a hospital in East Anglia.
A hospice in Western Lancashire has welcomed its first admiral nurse in collaboration with a leading dementia charity.
Researchers in London are aspiring to create a “step-change” in dementia care through an innovative study funded by a record-breaking grant.