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The Royal College of Nursing is the world's largest union and professional body for nursing staff.

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What the RCN does

We are a membership organisation of over 435,000 registered nurses, midwives, health care assistants and nursing students.

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Whether you're a nurse, midwife, HCA, AP or student, you can get a huge range of benefits when you join the RCN.

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