Ill-informed reviews left nurses vulnerable – and we must not let this happen again
RCN Nurses of the Year appeal to colleagues to stand up for pay and patients
Deficit in acute beds means unprecedented pressure on overstretched emergency nurses
The NHS needs older experienced staff to stay, which will require sustained policy change
Stemming the tide of leavers post-COVID will require more than increased overseas recruitment
Proposed changes could be at odds with our duty of care and code of conduct
How to spot signs, identifying risk factors and understanding the treatment options
Children affected by the sudden onset of hepatitis are predominantly under five years old
Guidance on management covers de-escalation, restraint and tranquilisation
Take some of the stress out of the process by finding out what to expect at every stage
What you need to know if you are taking on work that is not part of your normal role
Our guide explains the rules on the poll and its potential impact on pay
If is vital to seek support if you witness bullying or are bullied yourself
Call to nurses to get behind campaign for legislation
Too many patients must wait excessive periods for care in emergency departments.
Nominate yourself or a colleague for this year’s RCNi Nurse Awards and help celebrate exceptional nursing care, writes editor Graham Scott
Patients and professionals must recognise the signs and symptoms of sepsis much more quickly.
Emergency care staff have an opportunity to create more integrated services.
Cardiac arrest is a traumatic event - our readers have their say on family-witnessed resuscitation
Amid unprecedented winter pressures, health secretary Jeremy Hunt recently suggested that the four-hour waiting time guarantee should no longer apply to patients attending A&E with less serious problems. Nursing Standard panellists have their say.
Gary Jones asks how much longer we must endure the annual prospect of winter pressures on emergency departments
A readable and interactive book, and would be a valued addition for reference on any nurse’s bookshelf
A useful book for reference, but without depth of knowledge
This book is recommend it to registrants who want a comprehensive understanding of revalidation
This book covers all the important topics encountered in minor trauma in children, from head injuries to foot injuries.
This book is recommended especially for anyone interested in developing their knowledge of major incident management.
Adult nursing senior lecturer Karen Sanders reviews Thoughtful Health Care: Ethical Awareness and Reflective Practice.