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RCN members warned about contract changes

Published: 11 November 2015

The RCN is concerned about an increasing number of NHS trusts that are asking nurses to volunteer to work overtime at basic rates of pay.

RCN Council election results

Published: 11 November 2015

Following the close of voting in the RCN Council elections we are pleased to announce the members who have been duly elected and will take up office on 1 January 2016.

RCN responds to National Audit of Intermediate Care

Published: 11 November 2015

Today the National Audit of Intermediate Care (NAIC) publishes its 2015 report, which has been produced with the help of the RCN.

New RCN project commemorates military nurses on Remembrance Sunday

Published: 08 November 2015

The RCN is launching a new project commemorating the immense contribution of nursing staff to the British military.

‘Outdated stigma’ preventing parents from seeking life-saving mental health support

Published: 10 November 2015

New survey reveals that new parents are experiencing depression or anxiety without professional support because they feel too afraid to seek help.

Public health cuts “adding to the score of human misery”

Published: 06 November 2015

The Department of Health has announced the decision to impose equal cuts of 6.2% on all local authority health budgets, jeopardising preventative public health measures and cementing health inequalities.

‘Inequality is at the heart of the problem’ – RCN response to ESRC child mortality report

Published: 06 November 2015

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) yesterday released a report placing Britain fourth highest for child mortality rates amongst Western countries.

Revalidation – a positive new process for nurses and midwives


In early October, the Nursing and Midwifery Council took the historic step of giving the go ahead to the new revalidation process.

Important changes to rules on lapsed NMC registration

Published: 04 September 2015

The NMC is making important changes to how it manages your registration, also known as annual retention.

RCN members stand against the bill

Published: 04 November 2015

RCN members joined other trade unionists at a lobby at the House of Commons.

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