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RCN South West Region

News, events and opinions covering the health care issues in the South West region.

The RCN South West region represents nurses, health care assistants, nursing students and midwives across Bath, Bristol, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Plymouth, Somerset, Torbay and Wiltshire.

Key events and opportunities

We are holding a series of events for registered nurses and health care assistants across the South West. Head over to our events page for further details.

You are also invited to get involved in your local branch meetings and learning events. Check your local branch webpage for details.

Have you heard about sustainability and transformation plans (STPs)? They are likely to see the biggest service redesign to the NHS ever. 

For more information about changes planned in your local area, head over to our web information page on STPs in the South West and our  integrated care webpage.


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