Dangers of ‘laughing gas’ still poorly understood, warn nurses

A new public awareness campaign on the dangers of nitrous oxide is needed ahead of the…

London terror victim awarded medal for ‘courage and devotion’

The British Red Cross, who put the Australian nurse forward for the award, told Nursing Times…

RCN members vote to lobby to decriminalise prostitution

The resolution was “well and truly passed”, noted congress chair BJ Waltho after a sea of…

Former minister and leading nursing figures become RCN fellows

Former Labour health minister and district nurse Ann Keen was one of those to receive fellowships…

Nursing Times to co-host learning disabilities congress fringe event

The session will seek to raise awareness of health inequality in the learning disabilities community, highlight…

Nurses’ goodwill is being abused, warns RCN leader

In her first speech on the opening day of this year’s RCN congress, chief executive and…

RCN Congress 2019: LIVE rolling news

Monday 7.30am: Congress kicks off today with the early release of the key points that Damme…

Chief nurse at London trust starts ‘breakfast club’ with new nurses

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust noted that starting a new job can be a…

Nurses should be ‘aware’ of rising rate of bowel cancer in young

Rates rose most steeply among the youngest age group, aged 20-29 years, and the study authors…

Florence Nightingale and Edith Cavell celebrated at abbey

A service takes place each year to celebrate Florence Nightingale and is held as close to…