Final year nursing students may once more be invited to support the response to the COVID-19 pandemic through undertaking paid placements.
Spotlight on Nursing Students virtual lobby week sees RCN student members ask their MPs to back financial support for nursing students.
The first app from the RCN has been designed specifically to help members kickstart their careers.
Figures released today show an increase in candidates accepted onto nursing degree courses, but more financial support is needed for student nurses says the RCN.
RCN welcomes extra funding to increase apprenticeships to 2,000 per year but says more needs to be done to achieve the 50,000 new nursing staff promised by the Prime Minister.
Our report highlights the urgent need for investment in nursing higher education in England.
Four nurses from across the region have been recognised in the annual awards.
RCN responds to latest UCAS data on applications to nursing courses.
The RCN reiterates call for the government to review funding arrangements for all nursing students in England.
The regulator will not establish a specific student part of the temporary register.