Read the latest opinions from the RCN in Scotland
As members prepare to join the Pride event in Dundee in the coming week, Margaret Macrae from RCN Highland Branch reflects on how important it is to celebrate diversity.
“The passing of the Act is only the first step in ensuring staffing for safe and effective care”
As the complexity of residents’ clinical need increases, the skills, competencies and availability of registered nurses within our care homes is becoming ever more important says Eileen McKenna RCN Scotland’s Associate Director for Professional Practice.
Despite our leading dementia strategies, not everyone with dementia gets access to such nurses when they need them, says Professor Debbie Tolson.
This week marks 'Good life, good death, good grief' week and Sandra Campbell, writes about the vital role nurses play in providing end of life care.
New legislation for staffing for safe and effective care is a tribute to our influencing power, says Tom Wilson.
Too many Senior Charge Nurses are overloaded with competing demands says Jasmin Clark.
Staffing for safe and effective care is everyone’s business, says Aurelia Kungu.
It's not something most nurses think about but, says Gillian Knowles, award nominations can reaffirm why the work they do is so important.
The case for change to the pay banding for all health visitors was compelling, says Norman Provan, and the RCN can support members to make a case for individual change through the job evaluation process.
Page last updated - 03/08/2019