Speaking up on nursing pay
A petition calling for an end to the 1% cap on NHS pay awards has gained more than 19,000 signatures in just 10 days.
The RCN is calling on the Government to give NHS staff an above-inflation pay rise to help solve a recruitment and retention crisis.
Nurses in Hertfordshire could risk their long-term financial future if they opt out of the NHS Pension Scheme in return for higher pay.
The RCN has responded to the Government’s announcement that it will go ahead with changes to student nurse finance arrangements.
Nursing staff have a responsibility to educate others.
The Government consultation on funding changes closes on 30 June.
The RCN is encouraging students and other members to join a march on Westminster on 4 June in protest against Government plans to cut student bursaries.
RCN seeks views on alternatives to bursary plans.
Government announcements threaten to have a profound effect on nursing.
Value of 1% pay award for NHS staff erased by impact of state pension changes.