The recent RCN report on safe staffing made it abundantly clear, if it wasn’t already, that the nursing workforce is under a great deal of work related stress.
This European Week of Safety and Health 2017, Denise McLaughlin explains the vital work of RCN safety representatives.
Val Bailey, looks back at how self-care was encouraged when she was a student nurse and is hopeful that the new NMC Standards will help to ensure student nurses get the same level of support again.
When times are tough, it’s important to remember that we’re all in it together, says mental health nurse Hannah.
RCN Senior Welfare Advisor Claire Cannings on dealing with financial pressures this festive season.
As the international community raises awareness of the need to eliminate violence towards women, Carmel Bagness blogs on the impact domestic abuse can have on nursing staff.
How a recent health scare taught RCN Counsellor Tanja Koch about the danger of neglecting her own needs.
Preventing back and other musculoskeletal injuries is a win, win situation for all, says Kim Sunley.
Striking a good work-life balance in a hectic workplace can be tough, but there are small changes everyone can make to ease the strain, says Sarah.
A new intake of nursing students is the perfect opportunity to impart the knowledge we all have as skilled nursing staff, says Hannah.