Health care support workers are among the most visible members of the health and social care workforce for patients and service users.
However, they are often the least visible in health and social care planning and policy.
The ‘We Care’ campaign recognises the high quality care and support health care support workers provide to patients and those requiring care.
The RCN hugely values the health care support workers for their contribution to support and care. We also hugely value their contribution as members of the RCN.
Health care support workers can find out just what the RCN has to offer them - from workplace representation and support when it is needed to learning and development plus a whole lot more.
On International Nurses’ Day (12 May), the RCN called for health care support workers' voices to be heard as part of the Scottish Government’s conversation on wider workforce planning - read more