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22 March Nurse writing notes in a busy hospital

Members' anger at agency cap

RCN condemns lack of consultation over NHS agency ban and says members should be free to work in ways that suit them best.

17 March Close up of woman looking worried

Suicide stats 'of great concern', says RCN

Work needs to be done to find out why female nurses are more likely to take their own lives than their male counterparts and other health professionals.

16 March

Report on pressures 'a sharp reminder'

RCN responds to Royal College of Physicians survey that highlights widespread staff shortages and rising patient demand.

16 March

Suicide prevention: government must act

RCN says prevention strategy is failing to reach people who are at risk and in need of support.