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Patients’ needs must determine staffing levels

Published: 15 July 2014

The RCN today urged all hospitals to use new NICE safe staffing guidelines for registered nurse staffing levels.

Celebrating the RCN Library and Heritage Centre’s contribution to nursing knowledge

Published: 11 July 2014

The first birthday of the Royal College of Nursing Library and Heritage Centre has been marked with a special event celebrating its contribution to professional nursing knowledge.

RCN calls for better support for dying patients

Published: 10 July 2014

The Royal College of Nursing is calling for better provision of care for dying people who wish to spend their last days at home.

RCN hails nursing role in organ donation

Published: 09 July 2014

The RCN is supporting National Transplant Week, an annual event designed to encourage people to make their wishes known about what should happen to their organs after death.

New Chair of Congress elected

Published: 09 July 2014

Stuart McKenzie has been elected Chair of RCN Congress.

Advice for members on 10 July strike action

Published: 09 July 2014

Unions with members working in local government and schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are taking strike action on Thursday 10 July after rejecting a 1% pay offer.

Health professions work together on meeting the challenge of antimicrobial resistance

Published: 07 July 2014

The RCN has signed a joint statement on AMR.

Happy birthday to the NHS: 66 years old

Published: 05 July 2014

We’re proud to say happy birthday to an outstanding health care system. The NHS provides excellent care for patients, sustained by a workforce that continually demonstrates great resilience in challenging circumstances.

New flexible working rights for staff throughout UK

Published: 04 July 2014

From 30 June 2014 all employees with 26 weeks' continuous employment can request to work flexibly, regardless of whether they are parents or carers.

RCN indemnity scheme changes in place from 1 July

Published: 01 July 2014

The changes the RCN has made to its indemnity scheme are now in effect, from 1 July, 2014. While most members are unaffected, please check the new updated scheme.

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