Jo Stephenson is a freelance reporter for Nursing Times
Community nurses in Essex have been given precautionary treatment in the wake of an outbreak of a potentially deadly strain of Strep A that has so far claimed the lives of 12 elderly patients.
A mental health hospital run by the same company that owns Whorlton Hall has been placed in special measures after inspectors raised serious concerns about safety and “inappropriate” behaviour by staff.
Nurses working in social care are being encouraged to wear a new “CARE” badge as a symbol of their pride in the work they do.
Nursing leaders have welcomed a range of fresh government commitments in the ongoing fight against superbugs.
There are lessons for nursing in a new report on why doctors from a black and minority ethnic background are more likely to be referred to the General Medical Council, say regulators.
The Care Quality Commission has asked an eminent clinical psychologist to undertake an independent review of the way it regulated a specialist learning disabilities hospital at the centre of a care scandal.
Nursing and midwifery have one of the highest retention rates in the public sector, according to a new analysis from the Office for National Statistics.
Capital’s nurses feature in film designed to boost recruitmentVideoSubscription
Nurses across the capital have shared their experiences to help inform a short film designed to celebrate and promote the work of nurses in London.
University to celebrate learning disability nursing Subscription
London South Bank University is staging an event to celebrate the 100th anniversary of learning disability nursing, which will be hosted and led by people with learning disabilities.
Evidence on nurse staffing levels and the impact on patient welfare has increased dramatically in the last two decades.