Government attack on pay will cause brain drain from NHS as 69% of North West student nurses consider working abroad
(Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 10, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Liverpool nurse and President of the RCN awarded honorary doctorate
(Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 3, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN Eastern warning on district nursing skill mix
(Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 15, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN regional director to address major care conference
Work by the RCN to champion the spread of good nursing practice throughout the West Midlands and beyond will be showcased at a major care conference in the region on 8 October. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 11, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

commonwealth games
Mike Smith, RCN Branch Chair for outer south west London who is an A&E nurse by background, found himself transported north this summer, for a working holiday at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 28, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Royal College of Nursing chief executive visits James Paget University Hospital
RCN Chief Executive visits James Paget University Hospital (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 19, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Action must match ambition on race equality, say nurses
Nurses in the West Midlands have welcomed an announcement by the NHS that it plans to tackle race inequality across the workforce, but warn that it must not be another false dawn for employees from a black and minority ethnic (BME) background. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 12, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Southern Health Pay Protection plans
Plans by Southern Health to change pay protection challenged by RCN. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 11, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN Northern Region criticizes Northern Doctors
RCN Northern Region today criticized Northern Doctors for failing to honour their legal obligations that could see front line healthcare professionals losing their jobs on 1 September 2014. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 6, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

18 October London Pay Rally
The RCN will be backing a major pay protest which takes place in central London on Saturday 18 October 2014. We want as many RCN members as possible to come out and join us on the day and let the Government know that they cannot continue to take our hard work for granted. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 25, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

carlos forni westminster
Carlos Forni, Chair of the RCN Inner South East London Branch, met with his MP, Gareth Evans of Dartford this week. Carlos tells us of his experience of visiting his MP at Parliament for the first time. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 22, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN Chief Executive Dr Peter Carter visits Manchester Mental Health and Social Care NHS Trust
RCN Chief Executive Dr Peter Carter visits Manchester Mental Health and Social Care Trust (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 17, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Tell us your views on Jersey pension proposals
The RCN is seeking for your views on the proposed changes to the pension scheme in Jersey to make it sustainable and affordable over the next 25 years. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 15, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

North West nurses to join fair pay lobby of MPs in Westminster
(Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 4, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

nhs pay contact your mp
RCN members across London have been visiting their MPs to let them know that the Government made the wrong decision when they refused a pay increase this year for most NHS staff. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 3, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Worcester conference to care for the carers
A free conference to help nurses and health care assistants cope with the pressures of caring for record numbers of patients in the health service will be held in Worcester on 18 July. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 30, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN North West responds to CQC report on University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 27, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

board meeting june 14
The RCN London Board met on 24 June, the first meeting to be held in the new RCN London office at 20 Cavendish Square. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 27, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

congress 2014
Hundreds of RCN London members joined the crowd at a successful 2014 RCN Congress in Liverpool this week. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 27, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Nurses press for fair diversity in NHS leadership
Nurses from the West Midlands are spearheading a call for the NHS to ensure Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) nursing staff are treated fairly when they seek promotion. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 25, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN North West welcomes Congress to Liverpool
(Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 19, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

South East NHS Fair Pay for the NHS Day - Photo Gallery
South East NHS Fair Pay NHS Day Photo gallery (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 16, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Nurses Day 2014 - Photo Gallery
Nurses Day 2014 Photo gallery (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 16, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Southampton nurses go to Congress
Southampton Nurses Congress 2014 Liverpool (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 13, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Nurses from Portsmouth go to Congress
Portsmouth nurses go to congress Liverpool 2014 (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 13, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Congress welcome 2014
SE region Congress 2014 Welcome team (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 11, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

A Poem for Nurses Day
A poem for nurses day An ode to nursing (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 28, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN reacts to community provision of healthcare problems in Sussex
News item about national NHS pay (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 28, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

NHS pay protest on 5 June in Birmingham
RCN members and members of the public are invited to join a protest over the Government's refusal to award a recommended 1% pay rise for NHS nursing staff. The protest will take place at the City Hospital in Birmingham on 5 June. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 15, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN North West congratulates member on awards success
(Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 9, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Hertfordshire nursing team short-listed for major national award
Hertfordshire nurses shortlisted for major national award (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - April 3, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Deputy President Kings
RCN Deputy President Cecilia Anim and RCN London Operational Manager Nora Flanagan visited Kings College NHS Trust on 18 March to meet with staff working at the trust. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - March 27, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Board Meeting March 14
The RCN London Board met at Grays Inn Road on Thursday 13 March. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - March 27, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Latest edition of the Northern region e-newsletter now live
The latest edition of the Northern region's monthly e-newsletter is now live on our website. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - March 5, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN responds to the CQC report following its inspection of the Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch NHS Foundation Trust
RCN South West Regional Director Jeannett Martin and Regional Officer Julie Connolly respond to the CQC report on the Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch NHS Foundation Trust. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - December 19, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Mary Seacole Awards
The Mary Seacole awards took place last month, celebrating innovative healthcare that addresses inequality. Several London based nurses won awards for their work. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 31, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

London Member Design Award
RCN London member Neomi Bennett has been nominated for a leading innovation award. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 30, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Call to Action
NHS England (London) have launched a "Call to Action", seeking views on how to build a health service in London that is truly fit for the 21st Century. The consultation is open throughout the autumn, and we are encouraging as many RCN London members as possible to make sure your voices are heard. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 30, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Upcoming events for RCN members at the new Library and Heritage Centre
The new Library and Heritage Centre at RCN Head Office in Cavendish Square will be hosting a series of training and support workshops for RCN members. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 23, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Northern Region Board and Branch Dates 2014
RCN Northern Region's board and branch dates for 2014 have been published. For times, venues, and agendas, please contact the regional office: 0191 511 5801. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 18, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Inner North Central London Conference
The RCN Inner North Central London Branch is holding a day long conference at St Pancras Hospital on 25 October 2013. All members are invited to attend. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 4, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Barts Health Update 2
Barts Health NHS Trust has now published its workforce efficiency consultation following its decision to put itself into financial turnaround in July. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 3, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN celebrates nearly 40 years of service from Sue Matthews
At the end of August Sue retires, and her career was recently celebrated with RCN with colleagues in the Regional Office. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 23, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Branch AGM Dates 2013
The full dates have now been confirmed for the Annual General Meetings of each of the ten RCN branches in London region. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 15, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN Bulletin Jobs Fair 2013
The annual RCN Bulletin Jobs Fair is taking place on 10-11 September at the Business Design Centre on Upper Street in North London. The event and seminars are free to attend, and all RCN members are invited. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 14, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Practice Nurse and HCA Research Event
The RCN are hosting a research event on 25 September, which is open to members working as practice nurses or health care assistants in north, central or east London. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 14, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Mental Health Conference 2013
The RCN Mental Health Forum Conference takes place at RCN Head Office, Cavendish Square, on 25 October 2013. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 14, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Harrow Healthwatch
RCN members in Harrow are invited to join board of local Healthwatch (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 26, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Working Longer Survey
The NHS Trade Unions are conducting a survey of members to investigate your views about working longer in the NHS. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 26, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Jersey nurses accept pay deal
Jersey nurses accept pay offer (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 15, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news