RCN Council met on Tuesday 9 and Wednesday 10 April at RCN headquarters in London. Day one was the confidential session for RCN Council members only and on day two we were joined by the regional board chairs, the RCN executive team and regional directors. Day two was live-streamed to members.
I've just been appointed to represent the Northern region on the RCN Professional Nursing Committee.
The Library and Archive team are always looking for new ways to reach our members. This year we started to offer library training using Skype. This extends the successful training sessions held in our libraries to RCN members across the UK. You can join a training session from any location, even your sofa!
Andy Williams is Manager of Grace Manor Care Centre in Gillingham, Kent, part of Forest Healthcare Ltd. Here he discusses his background in the sector, and how he has managed to build a strong and happy team of staff.
RCN Acting Chief Executive Dame Donna Kinnair considers what accountability means for RCN safe staffing campaigns.
Northern region held its Staffing for Safe and Effective Care collaborative event earlier this month with members and activists travelling from all corners of Cumbria, Northumberland, Teesside and Tyne and Wear to get involved and make a difference.
RCN Yorkshire and the Humber Board Chair Catherine Best writes about members, activists and staff coming together at a collaborative event on 5 April to start to co-produce and co-plan the regional Staffing for Safe and Effective Care campaign.
There was a noticeable buzz in the room in the Dunsilly Hotel, Antrim, at the first RCN Northern Ireland Nursing in Justice and Secure Settings Network event on Wednesday 13 March 2019.
RCN member ’Bunmi Adesanya is currently in her second year studying Adult Nursing at Canterbury Christ Church University. ’Bunmi completed a placement at a private hospital in Kent earlier this year. Here she tells us about the valuable experience she gained in the independent sector.
The Library and Archive team are always looking for new ways to reach members. This year we started to offer library training - using Skype.