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RCN Wales

Representing nurses, HCAs and APs, nursing students and midwives across Wales.

The latest on the 'Fair pay for Nursing' Campaign in Wales 

RCN Wales continues to work with Welsh government and NHS employers through the partnership forums to ensure the timely implementation of the non-pay elements set out in the latest offer accepted by members in September 2023.  Catch up on our latest Q&A on the non-pay elements on YouTube.

A full breakdown of the status and progress of each non-pay element can be found here.

Upcoming Events

Accountability and Delegation webinar - online, 1.30pm - 4.30pm - 10 June 2024  

This online webinar aims to highlight the general principles of accountability and delegation of duties. This webinar is suitable for all members of the nursing team: registered nurses, Health Care Support Workers/ Health Care Assistants, and pre-reg. nursing students working in the NHS or Independent Health and Social Care Sector. See our event webpage for further details.

RCN Wales Nurse of the Year Awards

Celebrating the shining stars of the nursing profession in Wales. Nominations open until 30 June 2024.


Nursing Pay

Find out the latest information about NHS pay in Wales and the campaign for Fair Pay for Nursing.

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Congress 2024 is heading to Wales!

The UK's largest nursing event takes place in Newport from 2 to 6 June.

Book your free place now to attend Congress 2024! The full programme is out now, but you can still propose an emergency debate for consideration in June.

Read the blog Soaring nursing to new heights in Newport to get a flavour of the city, where a warm Welsh welcome awaits.

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Staffing for Safe and Effective Care

Implementing and extending the Nurse Staffing Levels (Wales) Act 2016

Where are we now and what happens next?

RCN Staffing for Safe and Effective Care campaign "tick" logo. Logo text reads "Safe Staffing Saves Lives" in English, and in Welsh "Mae Staffio Diogel Yn Achub Bywydau".


Find information about what we are doing to support you, clinical guidance and advice about COVID-19 and work and other employment issues.

RCN Wales library

Ty Maeth, King George V Drive East, Cardiff CF14 4XZ 029 2068 0734. Please note this number is for library enquiries only. Call 0345 772 6100 for general queries.

RCN Wales Library interior


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Page last updated - 03/05/2024