RCN response to NHS Improvement's consultation on safe, sustainable and productive staffing in district nursing services.
RCN response to NHS Improvement's consultation on safe, sustainable and productive staffing in mental health services.
RCN Briefing relating to attacks on NHS medical staff. We firmly believe more action is necessary to protect our healthcare staff from violence and aggression.
RCN response to Department of Health's consultation new health data security standards and consent/opt-out model.
Staffing levels have always been an issue. “What is the optimal level and mix of nurses required to deliver quality care as cost-effectively as possible?” is a perennial question. This report sets 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.