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Clean hospitals help keep patients safe

Published: 25 November 2014

The RCN has welcomed the publication of a revised specification for planning and measuring hospital cleanliness.

RCN warns of “turning back the clock” in mental health care

Published: 23 November 2014

Mental health services across the UK are under unprecedented strain, with a steep fall in nurse numbers and available beds at a time of rising demand, according to a new report published by the RCN.

Advice for RCN members on strike action by other health unions

Published: 21 November 2014

On Monday 24 November, in England, a number of health unions will be taking strike action, between 7am and 11am.

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News from England

‘Show us you care’ - nurses’ plea to West Midlands politicians

Published: 21 November 2014

Nurses have called on the MPs in two of the UK’s most marginal constituencies – North Warwickshire and Solihull – to pledge action to help ease their growing workload and cost-of-living pressures.

Protesting for fair pay: Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent - 24 November

Published: 19 November 2014

The RCN is campaigning to protect its members' pay, terms and conditions from a sustained attack by the Government.

RCN London backs plans for cycling super highways

Published: 07 November 2014

The Royal College of Nursing in London has today backed proposals by Transport for London (TfL) for two cycle superhighways in the city.

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News from Northern Ireland

Are you interested in attending RCN Congress 2015?

Published: 25 November 2014

Opportunity for members from Northern Ireland to applying for funding

The district nursing service in Northern Ireland: transformation or fragmentation?

Published: 14 November 2014

RCN members highlight challenges and opportunities for district nursing in Northern Ireland

RCN member consultation meeting on termination of pregnancy

Published: 06 November 2014

Your chance to shape our response to this important consultation

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News from Scotland

New First Minister’s ‘Plans for Government’ announcement

Published: 26 November 2014

RCN Scotland calls on new First Minister to support our call to put in place policies and funding to make health inequalities a thing of the past.

Delayed discharges evidence of NHS pressures – RCN Scotland comment

Published: 25 November 2014

Figures published today on delayed discharges are further evidence that our NHS is under pressure, says RCN Scotland

Vale of Leven Public Inquiry – RCN Scotland response

Published: 24 November 2014

Vale of Leven Public Inquiry report shows what can happen when there are failings at all levels from the ward to the board room to national government, says RCN Scotland

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News from Wales

RCN in Wales responds to details of the Welsh Government’s new pay offer

Published: 11 November 2014

Royal College of Nursing in Wales responds to details of the Welsh Government’s new pay offer

RCN in Wales welcomes proposals for new NHS pay offer

Published: 07 November 2014

RCN in Wales welcomes proposals for new NHS pay offer

Royal College of Nursing in Wales asks public to sign e-Petition supporting Safe Nurse Staffing Levels (Wales) Bill

Published: 29 October 2014

Royal College of Nursing in Wales asks public to sign e-Petition supporting Safe Nurse Staffing Levels (Wales) Bill

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