News from around England
(150 items total, showing 141 to 150)
Published: 01 June 2012
The RCN, with other health unions from across the region, has responded to a leaked document which details plans for 16 NHS Trusts to create a consortium aimed at changing nationally agreed terms and conditions of staff.
Published: 08 December 2011
Andy McGovern has been re-elected as Chair of the RCNís London board, and Chris McDonnell has been elected Vice Chair.
Published: 23 February 2010
RCN Eastern Region response to announcement that 5 independent sector bidders remain in running to operate Hinchingbrooke Hospital
Published: 10 June 2009
Hertfordshire's first Parkinson's disease specialist nurse, Tracey Smith, has won a prestigious national award, given by Nursing Standard. Tracey's innovative work, includes developing a detailed resource pack, which has been warmly received on wards in Hertfordshire hospitals.
Published: 23 July 2009
Tony Durcan, RCN Regional Officer for Cambridgeshire responds to the proposal to partly privatise Hinchingbrooke Hospital.
Published: 21 May 2009
This very successful conference, held in conjuction with Angia Ruskin University, was aimed at healthcare professionals working with people with learning difficulties on 23 April 2009, attracting a high calibre of speakers. Register your interest for future conferences in the Eastern Region.
Published: 31 March 2009
Dr Peter Carter was invited by the Cambridgeshire branch to visit HMP Peterborough and the local hospitals where he met with managers, nurses, patients and branch members.
Published: 12 March 2009
ChiMat, the Child and Maternal Health Observatory, was recently launched at the University of York to provide data and evidence related to children's, young people's and maternal health. It provides tools and systems to to identify effective interventions, and an easy to navigate website.
Published: 28 January 2009
Cornwall branch all together now 2 conference held in january 2009. Keynote speach by Dr Peter Carter. Donation made to RCN welfare Fund.
Published: 26 June 2008
The Royal College of Nursing and Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have reached an agreement which will further improve the pay protection package for nurses whose posts are due to be downgraded as part of a restructuring at the trust's two hospitals.