Informing RCN activists and sharing their stories

Top tips for influencing your MP

Student member of RCN Council Amy Fancourt shares her advice on meeting and influencing your MP and other elected representatives

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Lending a hand during Glove Awareness Week

Safety reps can play a key role in helping reduce the incidence of work-related contact dermatitis among nursing staff

Do you have what it takes?

With elections underway for the RCN Congress Agenda Committee, Maureen Dolan encourages fellow activists to consider standing

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Extra protection for terminally ill employees

RCN reps are supporting a campaign that seeks to ensure staff with a terminal illness aren’t forced out of work

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How the RCN 3Rs initiative protects staff wellbeing

Busy nursing staff need encouragement to rest, rehydrate and refuel. RCN resources can help reps drive home the message

Campaigning for change

Reps unite to suss out strategy for getting members engaged

Fighting for fair pay at a local level

Meet RCN Steward Anne Kennedy who supported a group of nursing staff to move up to higher NHS pay bands following changes to their job roles

What reps need to know about pay progression

Introducing Hannah Reed whose role it is to make sure the NHS pay deal in England is implemented effectively

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January issue of Activate

Ask for more

The RCN is calling for safe staffing legislation in all four countries of the UK. We take a look at what's happening in Scotland

Five minutes with BJ Waltho...

The new Chair of RCN Congress tells us what she's looking for in agenda item submissions for the event in 2019