Representing nurses, health care support workers, nursing students and midwives across Scotland
Scotland Nurse of the Year 2022
The Royal College of Nursing in Scotland is delighted to be holding its first RCN Scotland Nurse of the Year Awards in November. The awards are designed to recognise, highlight and celebrate the dedication and outstanding professional care of nursing staff across Scotland.
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In these extraordinary times we want to hear your story wherever you are working - in our communities, care homes or hospitals.
21 Jun 2022
Pressure from the Royal College of Nursing has led to the Scottish government publishing a timetable for Scotland’s safe staffing legislation today (21 June).
15 Jun 2022
Scottish government offers 5% pay increase for majority of NHS staff, which is well below what RCN members have been campaigning for.
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In celebration of Care Home Open week, Geoff Earl, RCN Council member, talks about the work the RCN has been doing… https://t.co/MZMuOfNEoo
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Nursing support workers are essential members of the nursing team. Are you or one of your colleagues a nursing supp… https://t.co/V9IOqjyvnH
Latest blog posts
- 26 Jun 2022 A clinical role in care homes
- 26 Jun 2022 Championing the voice of the care home nurse
- 26 Jun 2022 Hearing the nursing voice - Listening to independent sector social care nurses
- 22 Jun 2022 It's time to talk about nursing pay
- 18 May 2022 Celebrating success: remembering the impact of RCN member action on safe staffing legislation
While the RCN Scotland office in Edinburgh remains closed to the public, our library is able to be accessed by booking (Visit our library page for booking details). Please note that whilst the office is closed, the RCN remains open for business as usual, with services from the closed offices continuing remotely.
You can also find contact details for members of the RCN Scotland teams.
Page last updated - 18/05/2022