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#RCN100 Celebrating 100 years of the Royal College of Nursing
100 top tips

100 Top Tips

From HCSWs, HCAs, APs and other nursing support workers.

You shared your expertise with us to create a list of 100 top tips for HCSWs. Have a look at a selection of your 100 Top Tips below, organised by category. To order a copy of the 100 Tips booklet, contact the RCN Publications team at, quoting publication code 005 706.

Janet Davies

As health care support workers, you are indispensable to the nursing team and valued members of the Royal College of Nursing. In our centenary year, we asked how we could celebrate with you and showcase your work. You said you would like us to highlight the difference you make. By capturing your insights we are now able to share your expertise and demonstrate your contribution to patient care. The result is your 100 top tips on how to do an excellent job.

It is really impressive to see the work you do in one place like this and I’m glad we have this opportunity to celebrate what you do in our centenary year.