There are too few nurses caring for patients, putting people at serious risk, and drastic action is needed to rebuild the nursing workforce, the RCN has said.
Following pay negotiations, Four Seasons Health Care homes (FSHC) have made an offer for increased pay for their care home workforce. The RCN is sending information and ballot papers to members employed by FSHC homes.
A petition urging the Government to scrap an NHS pay cap of 1% has reached 100,000 signatures.
More than 7,000 nurse posts are estimated to be cut across hospitals in England by 2020, according to data from finance, workforce and efficiency plans.
As the first trainee nursing associates join the workforce, we answer the key questions about this new support role.
Patients are waiting for hours in hospital corridors across the UK, according to RCN members.
As Theresa May announces an overhaul of mental health services, the RCN says more nurses are the key to better care.
A petition urging the Government to scrap an NHS pay cap of 1% is nearing 100,000 signatures.
Cecilia Anim has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s New Year’s honours list 2017.
Nine out of ten (90%) nurses believe animals can improve the health of patients.