Independent Nurse

Independent Nurse is a fortnightly magazine for nurses working in primary care and the community. Independent Nurse provides the latest clinical and political news for primary care and community nurses, plus opinion from leading figures within nursing and healthcare. It also offers clinical features focusing on real-life medicine that are specifically relevant to the everyday needs of its readership, as well as non-clinical features and resources designed to enhance and support nurses’ professional development in their expanding roles.


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Independent Nurse articles

Government establishes Minister for loneliness to continue the work of MP Jo Cox

Published: 18 January 2018

Downing Street has appointed a Minister for Loneliness in order to follow the work of the murdered MP Jo Cox

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More than 33,000 nurses leaving the NHS in a ‘dangerous and downwards spiral’

Published: 17 January 2018

Nurses are exiting the NHS in droves, with one in 10 leaving in England each year, figures from NHS Digital show

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Levels of flu continue to rise in difficult week for health services

Published: 15 January 2018

​Rates of flu in the UK continue to rise with flu hospitalisations up 50% last week, according to the latest figures by Public Health England (PHE)

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QNI’s Homeless Network celebrates a decade of progress

Published: 11 January 2018

The Queen’s Nursing Institute (QNI) is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its Homeless Health Network

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