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News and Events

The latest nursing news and RCN events

16 January

Joint unions submit evidence to NHS Pay Review Body

The RCN and other unions warn of continued workforce challenges as nursing pay fails to rise in line with inflation.

16 January

Rise in reported racial discrimination in the NHS a disgrace, says RCN

The RCN calls for improved treatment and representation of BME staff, following release of the Workforce Race Equality Standard report by NHS England.

15 January

RCN joins health bodies and unions to launch principles for continuing professional development

The principles guide individuals and employers to create a culture of continuous improvement, develop the workforce and improve outcomes.

15 January

RCN calls for urgent extension of Article 50 to allow time for a People's Vote

Members voted at RCN Congress in May 2018 to lobby for a referendum on the final Brexit deal.