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Help us to improve the RCN’s new website

Published: 17 September 2014

We’re working hard to improve the RCN website, and we’d like to know what you think.

RCN welcomes launch of Cancer Nursing Partnership

Published: 15 September 2014

Today sees the launch of the Cancer Nursing Partnership, a unique collaboration of organisations working to improve cancer care across the UK.

RCN President honoured for commitment to nursing

Published: 11 September 2014

Andrea Spyropoulos, President of the Royal College of Nursing, has today received an honorary doctorate from the University of Lincoln in recognition of her achievements for the nursing profession.

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RCN Eastern warning on district nursing skill mix

Published: 15 September 2014

RCN Eastern warning on district nursing skill mix

RCN regional director to address major care conference

Published: 11 September 2014

Work by the RCN to champion the spread of good nursing practice throughout the West Midlands and beyond will be showcased at a major care conference in the region on 8 October.

London branch AGM dates confirmed

Published: 27 August 2014

Details are now confirmed for the Annual General Meetings of London’s ten RCN branches. Please come along and join your local branch to get involved with guiding the RCN’s work in your area for the year ahead.

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News from Northern Ireland

RCN welcomes draft mental capacity legislation

Published: 02 September 2014

Nursing is key to the delivery of a new legislative framework in line with the Bamford vision

RCN members invited to share information with child sexual exploitation inquiry

Published: 31 July 2014

RCN offers guidance and support or members who wish to come forward

RCN submits evidence to NIHRC emergency care inquiry

Published: 29 July 2014

RCN submission reflects frontline nurses' concerns over emergency care services

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News from Scotland

RCN Scotland: pressures continue in our NHS

Published: 26 August 2014

Short-term staffing measures used by health boards to help them achieve annual efficiency savings will have longer-term quality implications for both patients and for staff’s wellbeing, says RCN Scotland.

RCN Scotland response to ‘patient flow’ announcement

Published: 07 August 2014

Lessons must be shared across the NHS, so that appropriate levels of investment can be made to make sure that patient flow improves, says RCN Scotland in response to funding announcement

Nursing leader responds to report on Glasgow's Victoria Infirmary

Published: 24 June 2014

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde should tackle any instances of poor care straight away so that all patients receive the high quality care that they deserve, even in challenging situations, RCN Scotland says commenting on Healthcare Improvement Scotland report on a Glasgow hospital.

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News from Wales

RCN RCM and BMA respond to Neonatal Annoucement

Published: 05 September 2014

RCN RCM and BMA Response to neonatal service plan in North Wales

RCN in Wales responds to Welsh Government's ‘New pay deal for NHS staff’

Published: 09 July 2014

RCN in Wales responds to Welsh Government 's ‘New pay deal for NHS staff ’

Nurses' Day 2014

Published: 12 May 2014

Nurses' Day 2014

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