Opinion, analysis and debate
One heart helping othersSubscription
Minija Joseph innovates and advocates for change in cardiac theatre nursing
Nursing is once again on the occupational shortage list and the solutions are far from perfect.
'Safety comes first but what about quality?'Subscription
I wonder whether healthcare providers are so focused on safety that they have forgotten about quality and the patient experience. Or have they simply been forced to just deprioritse those aspects of care?
Being the best nurse you canSubscription
The best part of nursing is understanding the patient’s journey, says Lorraine Ozerovitch
When your patient needs care but wants company, it can be difficult to find the right balance, as community nurse Sue McCreadie found when she nursed Cherry.
A marathon, not a sprintSubscription
The medical tent at the Brighton Marathon is Justin Walford’s home away from home
Nursing around the worldSubscription
An NGO run by nurses and health professionals for nurses and health professionals
People do odd things for hospices.
'Nursing needs to have a place at the top table'Subscription
If ever there are financial savings to be made, nursing is the first place ministers – as well as chief executives and boards –look to to make savings. Nursing is an easy target on the front line, and – so it seems – in senior positions too.
The hidden value of the public health nurseSubscription
Do we take every opportunity to educate patients about how to use health services? Katrina Sealey appeals to NT readers to do just that