Drew Payne’s Website

My Journalism Biography

I have had an essay published in the non-fiction anthology Nurses on the Run - Why They Come, Why They Stay


I have been a guest editor for Nursing Standard magazine three times and I have regularly had published careers articles, option pieces and feature articles with them. I am also on their “Book Panel” and am frequently asked to review healthcare related books and websites.


I am also a regular contributor to FS Magazine, a National Gay Men’s Health magazine. It is published by GMFA charity, with Department of Health funding.


Before its reformatting, I wrote regular option pieces for Nursing Times magazine, since the reformatting they have dropped their option section but I have contributed to their web based publication.


My guest editorial from Nursing Standard was reprinted at this website.


'The NHS should help obese people change their lifestyles to lose weight – blaming patients is dangerous’, is an option piece of mine first published in Nursing Times, is here,