The RCN welcomes the announcement but will continue to fight for the law to cover more health care settings.
Nursing staff remain determined to secure safe staffing and pay equality.
The RCN has written to political party leaders demanding urgent funding for England’s nursing students in the first budget of the next government.
Nursing staff will work to rule on the first day of an escalating programme of industrial action in the ongoing dispute over safe staffing and pay.
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