Katherine Davis is a Health Care Support Worker from Rotherham, in this blog post she describes her role.
As cases of COVID-19 rise, and we face increased pressures in our work, and restrictions in our lives, it is good to remember in this international Year of the Nurse and the Midwife the amazing work being done by nurses across every sector of our health and care system.
Rachel Hollis, Chair of the Professional Nursing Committee and member for Yorkshire and the Humber, highlights a number of networks that can offer you professional support.
Nominations are open for all three RCN Representatives Committees until the 19 August. Debbie Hamill from the Yorkshire and the Humber region spoke to us about getting involved and about her time on the UK Safety Reps Committee, which comes to an end in December 2020
As Learning Disability Nursing celebrates its centenary, Yorkshire and the Humber Board Chair Catherine Best writes about the significant threat of a dwindling workforce hanging over this vitally important field of nursing.
Regional director Glenn Turp writes about RCN fears over moves by the Bradford Teaching Hospitals to set up a ‘Wholly Owned Subsidiary’ Company.
Chair of the Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Board, Catherine Best, looks at the recently published Interim NHS People Plan and explores what it could mean for the workforce.
RCN Yorkshire and the Humber representative on the Professional Nursing Committee (PNC) Rachel Hollis writes about why she became a member of the PNC, her role and looks ahead to the future.
The RCN Yorkshire and the Humber Staffing for Safe and Effective Care collaborative event was held on 5 April 2019. It brought together members, activists and staff to start to co-produce and co-plan the regional campaign to demand changes to the law to protect patient care.
Yorkshire and the Humber regional director Glenn Turp looks at the latest combined performance figures released by NHS England and the need for urgent action to address the staffing crisis.