Public health: Publications

  • 25 Apr 2018

    Immunisation knowledge and skills competence assessment tool

    Publication Code : 006 943

    Competence framework to support the training and assessment of registered and non-registered health care workers who have a role in immunisations. Second edition, replaces 005 336.

  • 3 May 2016

    Public Health Nursing Practice

    Publication Code : 005587

    This new RCN leaflet has been designed to be used by public health nurses as a reflective/revalidation tool. It highlights some areas of the NMC’s code of practice in relation to public health and the corresponding Faculty of Public Health’s core competences to help you consider areas of practice you might find useful to reflect upon in readiness for revalidation.

  • 1 Feb 2016

    The value and contribution of nursing to public health in the UK

    Publication Code : 005497

    This is a full report on the project led by the RCN in 2015 to assess the impact and contribution that nurses make to public health.

  • 13 Jun 2014

    Specialist and advanced children's and young people's nursing practice in contemporary health care

    Publication Code : 004579 ISBN : 9781910066232

    Aimed at those developing services for children and young people (CYP), for both commissioners and service providers, and for those who commission and provide post registration education for children's nurses.

  • 31 Mar 2011

    Public Health White Paper

    Publication Code : 004110

    Full response to the Public Health White Paper including an executive summary, responses to individual chapters and specific consultations questions within the white paper and the results of the consultation survey carried out by the RCN.

  • 1 Sep 2010

    Tuppence for the doctor, penny for the nurse

    Publication Code : 003582 ISBN : 9781906633394

    Publication using extracts from interviews and the RCN Archives photographic collection to bring to life the experiences of nurses working in the community throughout the 20th century.