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RCN Eastern Region

News, events and opinions covering the health care issues in the Eastern region.

RCN Eastern provides support, advice and representation on employment and professional matters to nurses, health care assistants, nursing students and midwives across Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.

Our services to Eastern members are delivered by staff based at our regional office in Bury St Edmunds and across the region, as well as our accredited RCN representatives in NHS and independent work sector workplaces. 

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All members belong to an RCN branch. Branches work across the NHS, independent and third sectors to deliver services to members and provide opportunities for members to participate in, shape and influence the work of the RCN.


Fair Pay For Nursing

Nursing is the largest safety-critical profession in health care, playing a vital role in patient care.

Despite this, nursing remains understaffed and undervalued. After years of underinvestment, the government must act urgently to protect patient care by protecting the profession.

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We know that staffing for safe and effective care is a priority for all of you. Find out how to get involved in the campaign today.


  • RCN Eastern Region, Unit 1, Fornham Business Court, Fornham St Martin, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP31 1SL
  • 0345 772 6100

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Page last updated - 02/07/2024