Countdown to summer Pride events across Yorkshire and Humber
Last week our charitable trust RCN Foundation revealed that a record number of nursing staff applied to them for hardship grants in 2016.
Cecilia Anim collected the honour from Her Majesty at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace this afternoon.
Cuts to children’s services in York will put young people in the district at risk.
Nurses represented by the Royal College of Nursing have voiced concerns that proposals to restructure services for children (including health visiting and school nursing) fail to address the increasing demand on services.
RCN activists from this region joined an RCN lobby of MPs ahead of their debate on nursing pay. Council and Regional Board member Anne Kennedy and local rep Katie Ashton represented members from Yorkshire and the Humber.
RCN Humber branch invited dementia campaigner Tommy Whitelaw to speak at their learning event focusing on 'Making a Difference'.
Regional STPs are beginning to take shape with the first stages now being published. Regional Director for Yorkshire and the Humber Glenn Turp has serious concerns regarding the manner in which these STPs are being developed and would like to see more public engagement.
VIP guests joined RCN members at a prestigious service at York Minster celebrating 100 years of nursing excellence.
Bradford student Vanessa Shaw knows that going to Congress is one way of making sure you get the most out of your RCN membership. She wrote about her experience.
Over the next few weeks RCN members will begin to hear directly from their branch and forum executives, by email, on social media and on the RCN website.