Call for greater investment comes as research shows cuts to services are linked to 30,000 excess deaths.
Following the publication of a joint statement, the RCN says it’s ‘vital’ that older people are able to live independently for as long as possible.
The RCN has today responded to a report showing older people are paying the price for the crisis in social care funding, and calls for sustained investment.
A celebration of nurses and health care support workers who care for our older people.
The Royal College of Nursing in Northern Ireland today published the results of a survey of the registered nursing workforce in the independent sector in Northern Ireland.
The RCN warns a reduction in public health budgets in Yorkshire and the Humber will have serious long-term effects.
It's been revealed that over the last three years (2010-11 to 2013-14) there has been no shift in the balance of care from hospitals to the community despite the Scottish Government's 2020 vision.
The views and experiences of patients shape the way NHS services are provided so further work by Patient Opinion in this field is a very important way to make this happen.
RCN London members have been recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours 2015.