The Government claims students are "supernumerary" and "not contracted to provide nursing care".
I’m excited and I’m nervous. I qualified as a nurse just 15 months ago. I left a career in IT of “quite a few years” –...
Give NHS staff “a break” because “more often than not we haven't had one (or a wee) in 7 hours or more."
The term elderly has no clear meaning and evokes stereotypes.
Being escorted in this attire, often through public areas of a hospital, pretty much completes the humiliation.
A recent study highlighted that up to 1 in 4 healthcare workers are overweight with the highest levels of obesity found in nurses and unregistered care workers.
"We will soon be electing a new Council but what we really need is a new type of Council."
Here are some questions you may want to ask yourself and the company you are paying for your placement.
Unison are flat out denying any faults with the pay deal, and the RCN are stating that they will press on with “implementation of the agreed...
"I feel that asking Council to resign is not in the best interests of the Royal College of Nursing or its members."
A year ago, I attended the biggest RCN rally in Parliament Square, calling for the government to ‘scrap the cap’.
We need an RCN that will stand up for health care workers, nurses and nursing.
A nurse is preparing to tackle the formidable Mount Snowdon in a fancy dress challenge. Joan Pons Laplana is preparing to climb Mount Snowdon in fancy...
The role isn’t just clearly defined – it is one that the health service has been crying out for, for a number of years.
Until 2017, students studying nursing in England received a bursary and paid no fees. The bursary was paid by the NHS and was a remnant of the days...