Contact us

We'd love to hear your views on issues that matter to you. Email hca@rcn.org.uk to get in touch today. If you are an RCN member and have a query about a professional or employment relations matter, please call RCN Direct on 0345 772 6100.

Your professional lead for HCAs and APs

Tanis Hand, RCN AdviserThe RCN has a dedicated professional lead for health care assistants (HCAs) and assistant pracitioners (APs), who works hard to ensure your voice is heard and you have the right resources to support your learning and development needs.

Tanis Hand also supports the work of the RCN Health Practitioner Committee to develop RCN policy, put our priorities into action and make sure your views are fed into our strategy and planning. 



Getting your voice heard

HCAs and APs are an integral part of the nursing team and we want to make sure your voice is heard. If you feel passionate about something or have a burning issue you want to address, why not write an article for the next issue of the Health + Care magazine? It’s a great way to gain experience of writing, and our editorial team will be on hand and happy to help. Just email hca@rcn.org.uk for more information.

We also work hard to make sure your voice is heard through our key corporate channels: