Dame Donna will take up the permanent post immediately having held the roles in an acting capacity since August 2018.
Any short-term progress in hospitals has fallen away.
New installation delves into two centuries of older people’s care, changing lifestyles and the role of nursing in improving attitudes to ageing.
There’s still time for members and the public to make sure leaders are made accountable for safe nurse staffing levels in England.
Tom Ray, who survived sepsis, and former CEO of the Joseph Rowntree Foundation Julia Unwin will speak at the UK’s largest nursing conference next month.
Three-quarters of members who voted chose to accept a mediated pay offer from the States.
RCN welcomes new state-backed indemnity scheme that will automatically provide cover to nursing staff working in NHS GP services in England.
RCN members in England have a ‘clear opportunity’ to make leaders accountable for safe staffing.
RCN backs findings of new report calling for significant funding for nurse education.
No new money is announced for nursing higher education following fall in applicants in England.