Health unions including the RCN have been campaigning for better communication and staff engagement around plans to close residential beds for mental health patients at the Retreat in York.
A group of ENT and Eye nurses and health practitioners from Bradford are celebrating the end of a successful RCN campaign to alter job descriptions and banding to reflect new responsibilities.
Yorkshire and the Humber held a Black History Month celebration in Leeds showcasing the contribution of BAME nurses to health and social care in the region over 70 years of the NHS.
Some staff working for York Teaching Hospitals are due to take strike action for 48 hours from 27 September.
Nursing staff have been honoured with a visit to the Palace.
Ten members of staff from Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (BTH) attended specially designed training to tackle hidden forms of discrimination head-on.
A group of 34 primary school pupils were entertained and informed by a visit from RCN staff and nursing colleagues when we took our ‘Nursing as a Career’ workshop to Rotherham.
Your next local branch meeting will include information about the NHS pay offer.
Yorkshire and the Humber is now represented on the RCN’s Professional Nursing Committee by Rachel Hollis.
Some of our local hospital trusts are drawing up plans to potentially run non-clinical services under a private company.
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