A number of MPs have pledged their support for nursing during the summer of protest. We asked MPs to sign up to become ‘nursing champions’ who will support our campaigning in Parliament.
Congratulations to all the regional employers and employees who were nominated in this year’s Nursing Times Awards, and well done to the winners.
The Royal College of Nursing Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Director has spoken out in support of the decision by Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Board to close 20 beds because of a lack of registered nurses available to staff them.
Members took part in positive and well-attended events in Hull and Sheffield.
History was brought to life for children at a school in Huddersfield.
Members and staff took our campaign for a better pay deal to the streets of Leeds at the regional #scrapthecap launch events.
Branches in Yorkshire and the Humber are changing following a consultation.
Dementia support service manager and RCN member Roy Tomlinson has been given a special award for his caring attitude.
From cake stalls and tea parties through to celebratory conferences, this year’s Nurses’ day was marked in health and social care settings right across the region.
As well as being a great social occasion and a chance to network with a wide range of employers, our annual conference offers members an opportunity to get involved in discussions and debates that shape the work of the College.