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News and Events

The latest nursing news and RCN events

28 September Headshots of Cecilia Anim and Mike Travis

Voting opens for president elections

Voting opens today for the position of RCN President and all members are encouraged to cast their vote.

21 September Close up of hands typing on a laptop

Cuts to CPD funding risk patient care

The RCN has responded to a new report from the Council of Deans of Health highlighting the impact of cuts to CPD budgets on nursing staff and patients.

21 September

Asthma being 'overlooked'

As new guidance on asthma care is released the RCN and Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists (ARNS) warn the condition must be treated seriously.

16 September

School nurses vital to tackling FGM

The RCN says cuts to school nursing roles are leaving vulnerable children exposed, as a report criticises failures to deal with female genital mutilation (FGM).

23 Nov 2016

Centenary afternoon tea dance

A special centenary event for RCN retired members in the North West Region

23 Nov 2016

'Joining the dots': What does integrated care looks like.

A conference hosted by the Greater Manchester branch looking at integrated care 

26 Oct 2016

Lancashire West branch Annual General Meeting

Details of the Lancashire West branch AGM

26 Oct 2016

Isle of Man branch annual general meeting

Details of the Isle of Man branch AGM