How should we challenge violence and aggression?Subscription
Hospital accident and emergency staff have become resigned to patient violence and aggression.
Ever watched that film Groundhog Day? The one where Bill Murray wakes up every morning and relives the same day?
'A royal endorsement for nursing is welcome'Subscription
Next week will see the launch of a new campaign that will champion nurses and ensure the public understands the profession’s place as the lynchpins of care.
Happy Valentine’s Day everyone. It might be a day of romance for many, filled with hearts and flowers and a little bit of intrigue, but I am not sure the government has got any sense of how to make nursing more attractive.
We don’t have enough nurses. We’ve got it wrong. We need to correct that fast.
'The nursing role will continue to evolve'Subscription
What should nurses delegate to unregistered staff?
The Commons’ health select committee released a major report on the nursing workforce on Friday, advising leaders that they needed to recruit nurses “at scale and pace”.
'Nurses are adaptable and able to change'Subscription
I sat next to a nurse at dinner this week, and he told me that he was extremely positive about the profession. I haven’t heard that for a while, so I asked him why.
'Action is needed now for the NHS to survive'Subscription
The slogan “winter is coming”, so famously coined by iconic politico-fantasy series Game of Thrones, could have been an advertisement for the state of the NHS in the run-up to the past few weeks.
Nursing associates are the most controversial topic in the profession right now.