Publication examining how involving nursing and midwifery staff in procurement activities can save time, improve patient care and save money. It has been produced in partnership with NHS Supply Chain and the Clinical Procurement Specialist Network.
Outlines the RCN’s response to many of the 290 recommendations in the seminal report and sets out the work the RCN has already undertaken, and what it believes should be done next, to ensure the failings at Stafford Hospital are never repeated.
Report setting out the range of different factors that influence the total demand for staff and highlights the variety of methods for planning or reviewing staffing levels.
Document in response to enquiries from members and colleagues following a conference presentation on clinical risk within children's acute health care services.
Study representing an initial exploration of the ways in which accountability is understood in the context of clinical governance and multidisciplinary decision-making.