The RCN is holding a rally in central London to increase pressure on politicians to scrap the cap.
An independent report has revealed that cuts to district nursing mean older people are turning to acute hospital care.
Cross-party peers have joined the RCN’s Summer of Protest with a letter urging the Government to lift the 1% pay cap.
The sharp drop in student applications raises further questions over staff shortages in the NHS, the RCN has warned.
Nominations for the RCN Staff Awards for Excellence 2017 are now open.
NHS patients are paying the price for the Government’s failure to plan for the future and it looks set to get worse, the RCN has said.
The RCN has said it is disappointed a proposal to scrap the public sector pay cap was not passed in parliament today.
The RCN has welcomed a proposed amendment to the Queen’s Speech which seeks to force the Government to lift the public sector pay cap.
The Prime Minister must remove the 1% cap or face a historic ballot of 270,000 nursing staff, the RCN says as it launches a new campaign.
The RCN is creating the first ever nationwide protocol for animals in health care in a bid to encourage more hospitals to explore animal therapy.