'Nurses have never been more important’

Bestselling author Christie Watson on how her new book aims to inspire hope and show the true value of nursing

Managing menopause

Research shows almost half of those going through the menopause have difficulties coping with work. But employers can do more to help

Demanding fair pay for nursing now

We’ve launched a campaign to pressure the government into paying nursing staff what they’re worth. Find out what’s happening and how you can get involved

Fit testing: getting it right

RCN safety reps can play a vital role in ensuring employers are carrying out adequate fit tests for members using FFP3 or FFP2 face masks

Beneath the mask

Inspired by the resilience and teamwork of colleagues on the COVID-19 pandemic frontline, ICU nurse Emily decided to document the historic time through photography

Life and laughter in care homes

Stand-up comedian Pope Lonergan reflects on his return to a caring role during the COVID-19 pandemic

Inquests: what to expect

Many members will be asked to give evidence at an inquest during their nursing career. We explain the process and how the RCN is here to support you