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.
A number of MPs have pledged their support for nursing during the summer of protest. We asked MPs to sign up to become ‘nursing champions’ who will support our campaigning in Parliament.
Congratulations to all the regional employers and employees who were nominated in this year’s Nursing Times Awards, and well done to the winners.
The Royal College of Nursing Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Director has spoken out in support of the decision by Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust Board to close 20 beds because of a lack of registered nurses available to staff them.
Members took part in positive and well-attended events in Hull and Sheffield.