Blogs

Read the latest opinions from the RCN in Wales

13 blog posts
  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 31 May 2020

    Looking after your physical health

    A message to members and reps from RCN Wales Associate Director of Nursing, Nicky Hughes 

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 26 May 2020

    Looking after your mental health

    Following Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 Nicky Hughes, RCN Wales Associate Director of Nursing (Employment Relations), shares her thoughts on how we can look after our own mental health.

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 18 May 2020

    Supporting our BAME members

    What RCN Wales is doing to support our members from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities and ensure that this is a priority issue for the Welsh Government and employers across all sectors.

  • Alison Magor Alison Magor 12 May 2020

    My journey to become a nurse

    As we celebrate International Nurses' Day, Alison Magor reflects on her journey to becoming a nurse

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 12 May 2020

    Reflections on my nursing career

    On International Nurses' Day Nicky Hughes, RCN Wales Associate Director of Nursing, reflects upon her career in nursing

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 4 May 2020

    Supporting our Care Home Workers

    Our members from the care home sector are telling us that they feel let down and forgotten in the crisis. But at RCN Wales but we know what an essential role these workers are playing. I, like others, have been appalled at the lack of consistency afforded to those living and working in care homes, particularly around personal protective equipment (PPE) and COVID-19 testing.   

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 26 Apr 2020

    PPE and COVID-19 Testing Provision - Part 2

    PPE and COVID-19 Testing Provision in Wales

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 20 Apr 2020

    PPE and COVID-19 Testing Provision

    PPE and COVID-19 Testing Provision. What we are doing in Wales.

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 9 Apr 2020

    What we’re doing in Wales around PPE provision and the new guidance

    A message for our members and representatives from Nicky Hughes, RCN Wales Associate Director of Nursing (Employment Relations)

  • Nicky Hughes Nicky Hughes 1 Apr 2020

    What we are doing in Wales to support frontline staff

    What we are doing in Wales to support frontline staff