NHS staff: the terrible toll of COVID-19 on mental health

‘The pressure on staff of keeping us safe during COVID-19 has been relentless’

Behind the headlines, Magazine, UNISON people on the Magazine site.

Vote for your health heroes

‘Now, more than ever, it’s vitally important that the work of the entire NHS family is recognised and celebrated’, says UNISON

Saving the nation

UNISON members tell their stories from the first months of the COVID crisis

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Exemptions would be welcome but health surcharge should be scrapped, says UNISON

Coronavirus pandemic has shown how services rely on overseas workers

The unsung heroes of the operating room – and now the pandemic

ODP Day celebrates a little-known health professional

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Surviving COVID-19

‘Seek help straight away. I could have avoided a hospital admission if I had sought treatment sooner’

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‘It’s been inspirational to see so many people returning to the front lines’

UNISON branch secretary goes back to work as an operating department practitioner, to help tackle coronavirus crisis

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A passion for caring

Trainee nursing associate Carley Kane is hoping to qualify soon – and already has big plans for encouraging the ‘nursing family’ of tomorrow

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‘Call levels started to go through the roof’

With the appearance of the coronavirus the volume of 111 calls has doubled

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Shining a light on ‘The Lady with the Lamp’

Celebrating the life and work of Florence Nightingale, on the 200th anniversary of her birth

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Back to the frontline

UNISON’s national nursing officer Stuart Tuckwood has returned to the NHS for the fight against COVID-19. First, he explained what the union is doing to support its health members

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

Back to the frontline

UNISON’s national nursing officer Stuart Tuckwood has returned to the NHS for the fight against COVID-19. First, he explained what the union is doing to support its health members

Don’t push key workers and the vulnerable to the back of the queue, says UNISON

More must be done to ensure public service workers don’t miss out on food basics

Coronavirus guidance for NHS trusts and health staff published

Advice published to reassure staff and public but alert them on need for vigilance

Health Secretary must make real changes to tackle NHS violence

More staff and properly funded people plan needed