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Northern Ireland nurses on strike. Image via: RCN.org.uk

Thousands of Northern Ireland Nurses Strike Over Pay and Safe Staffing

Thousands of nurses in Northern Ireland staged a 12-hour walk-out on January 8 in a longstanding dispute over pay and safe staffing. This was after a similar strike by 9,000 nurses on December 19 had brought no resolution.
Ethel Gordon Fenwick: First Registered Nurse and Nurse Reformist

Ethel Gordon Fenwick: Nurse Reformist You Never Knew About

Ethel Gordon Fenwick was the pioneer of the movement for professional registration for nurses.
NURSING UNIONS

Nurse Unions Pros and Cons: Should You Join?

What are nurse unions? Should you join a union? What are the pros and cons of nurse unions?
Emilia Clarke for Nursing Now Campaign as an Ambassador for Nurses

Emilia Clarke Becomes a Nursing Now Ambassador

Popular actress Emilia Clarke was announced on March 14 as First Ambassador for the global Nursing Now Campaign.
Frustrated Female nursing Student worried if she'll pass

High Nursing Student Dropout Rates Are a Global Concern

In the United Kingdom, a quarter of nursing students drop out of their courses, and it seems that similar or higher drop-out rates occur across the world.

Nursing Beyond Nurses: Celebrating Health Care Support Workers

How often do we stop to think about how healthcare support workers help to make our lives as nurses, and those of our patients, easier? 
Nurses urged to “Rest, Rehydrate, Refuel” at work

Nurses Urged to “Rest, Rehydrate, Refuel” at Work

A “Rest, Rehydrate, Refuel” campaign has been launched by the Royal College of Nursing in the United Kingdom.
New UK Rules Leave Foreign Nurses, Including Filipinos, at Risk of Deportation

New UK Rules Leave Foreign Nurses, Including Filipinos, at Risk of Deportation

The nursing union warns more than 3,000 foreign nurses, including Filipinos, outside the European Economic Area (EEA) to return home under new immigration rules.

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