Informing health care support workers and sharing their stories

Congress firsts

Nursing’s liveliest and most action-packed conference is done and dusted for another year and health care assistants were at the centre of the action

Why HCAs must have their say

What does the RCN’s pay vote mean for HCAs?

Pre-diabetes: how to help others to help themselves

Health care assistants can support patients to make lifestyle changes that can lower the risk of pre-diabetes

Taking the lead

Jean’s not prepared to sit back in the face of change

A professional voice

Tracie Culpitt is ready to ensure the views of the whole nursing workforce are heard in the RCN

Nursing associates

What you need to know one year after the first trainee nursing associates started out

Delayed discharge

An older person's health can deteriorate rapidly due to hospital bedrest. HCAs will tackle the issue at RCN Congress

Reaching out

Steven Evans-Jones is passionate about self care and he's taking his message into his local rural community

There in your hour of need

HCAs are making a difference in their workplace as RCN reps

No place for bullies

Bullying can be devastating to experience and witness. How do you deal with it?

Everyone's business

Advice for HCAs on supporting patients to talk about continence

Money matters

Feeling the pinch? These top tips will help you manage your money

Caring's in his blood

Meet the RCN Healthcare Assistant of the Year