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News and Events

The latest nursing news and RCN events

8 December

Changes at Partnerships in Care (PIC)

The latest information for RCN members about the recent merger of Partnerships In Care (PIC) and The Priory Group and how we are supporting members with these changes.

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Would you like to be funded to attend RCN Congress 2017?

Apply for a chance to secure funding to attend Congress 2017 including travel expenses, accommodation and some meals.

1 December

'Nursing has to constantly evolve', says RCN

The RCN supports progression paths for nurses but warns some proposals by the Health Secretary will not solve the staffing problem in the health service.

30 November

NMC asked to regulate nursing associates

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) should regulate the new nursing associate role.

25 May 2017

Plymouth branch meeting

At this meeting of the RCN Plymouth branch there will be a presentation from a military nurse on their ebola deployment, and members will also have an opportunity to look back on Congress and hear others' reflections on the proceedings there.

13 Jul 2017

Plymouth branch meeting

Come along for a useful and informative presentation on the important topic of skin cancer.

12 Oct 2017

Plymouth branch meeting

Come to our annual general meeting, support the work our activists do on your behalf all year, and experience a lively debate on human factors.

14 Dec 2017

Plymouth branch Christmas meeting

Come to our annual general meeting, support the work our activists do on your behalf all year, and experience a lively debate on human factors.