Is That Discrimination
The Royal College of Nursing has launched a major project called Is That Discrimination? and we are looking for members in London to get involved. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 15, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Nursing England South Africa
RCN London member Elizabeth Anionwu has written a poignant article for the NHS Voices website about nursing in England and South Africa. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 14, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN response to CQC report on Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals
The Royal College of Nursing today (8 January) responded to the latest report from the care regulator the Care Quality Commission into Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 11, 2014 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN responds to the CQC report following its inspection of the Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
RCN South West Regional Director Jeannett Martin and Regional Officer Julie Connolly respond to the CQC report on the Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - December 20, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Safe Staffing Report 2013
The Royal College of Nursing in London are today publishing our Safe Staffing Report 2013. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - December 10, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN Deputy President visits Kent
The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Deputy President Cecilia Anim attended a meeting of Kent nurses last Thursday (28 November), and had a discussion about the new project Nursing in tough times. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - December 4, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Nursing Assistant Conference 2014
The Royal College of Nursing, in partnership with University College London Hospitals, is hosting a dedicated conference for nursing and health care assistants in January. The conference is open to all RCN members working as HCAs in London and the South East. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - November 27, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Barts Health Update 4
This is the fourth in a series of updates for RCN members employed by Barts Health NHS Trust. Last Friday Barts Health announced the results of the workforce consultation which has been underway since July. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - November 5, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

London Equality Network
The RCN London Equality Network is a virtual forum for BME members in the capital. In 2014 we are looking to refresh the network and are keen to get more RCN London members involved. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 31, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Macmillan Skill Sharing Project
Macmillan Cancer Support are inviting RCN London members to take part in a new volunteer opportunity helping patients online (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 27, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

East of England Clinical Senate Assembly
Members sought for East of England Clinical Senate Assembly (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 22, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Deputy President Kingston
Royal College of Nursing Deputy President Cecilia Anim had an informative visit yesterday to the newly formed Kingston Foundation Hospital, together with RCN London Regional Officer Trish Davis. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - October 13, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Drop In Edgeware St Anns
The Royal College of Nursing in London are holding a series of meetings at Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust over the coming months so that we can talk to you about the challenges currently facing nurses and health care assistants in North London. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 21, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN Northern Region responds to further delays in North Cumbria hospital acquisition
North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust will no longer be acquired by Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust on 1st October 2013. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 16, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Concerns about cuts in numbers of East Anglian nurses
Concerns about cuts to numbers of nurses in East Anglia (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 12, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Chase Farm Drop In
RCN London are holding a drop in meeting at Chase Farm Hospital on Thursday 12 September. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - September 7, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

300 London nursing posts lost in a year
The latest NHS workforce data which has been published this week shows a reduction of 300 nursing posts in London over the past year. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 30, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Statement from the RCN Northern Region
The RCN Northern Region has issued a statement on the results of Freedom of Information (FOI) requests, received from NHS trusts across the North East and Cumbria. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 27, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN Northern region publishes snapshot on state of the NHS across the North East and Cumbria
Changes to bed numbers, skills mix, staffing levels, redundancy payments, overtime payments, as well as the results of NHS service tenders, are all covered. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 22, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

South West joint union guidance for staff sides
, concerning pay progression, job evaluation and optimisers. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 19, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Barts Health Update 1
Barts Health NHS Trust is currently facing severe financial difficulties. We know there is pressure and uncertainty for everybody working at the trust. RCN will be working to keep members updated about the latest developments. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 16, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust public consultation begins
The public consultation on the future of Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust has now begun, and RCN members are being urged to engage in the process. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - August 8, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Lewisham Judicial Review
RCN London have welcomed the decision by the High Court to rule against the downgrade of Lewisham A&E (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 31, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Cecilia Anim Bevan Award
RCN Deputy President Cecilia Anim was announced as the overall winner in the 2013 Bevan Prize (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 27, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN response to CQC report on Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals Trust
(Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - July 17, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Mary Seacole Comedy Fundraiser July 2013
"Laugh with Mary", an evening of comedy and food, will take place on Sunday 14 July at Brixton Jamm. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 29, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Jersey pay agreement reached
Full details to be released next week (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 16, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Independent Sector celebrates Nurses' Day
RCN cake for nursing staff in hospices and care homes (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - June 2, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

London Assembly Review of Diabetes Care
Call for evidence from RCN members to contribute to the London Assembly's review of diabetes care (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 24, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Mary Seacole Commemoration Event
Write up of Mary Seacole event (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 15, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Support for NHS Demo 18 May
Details about 18 May demo (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 11, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

South West London Study Day
News story about SW London study day (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 6, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

London Region Reception at Congress 2013
London Region Congress Reception (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - May 2, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Warning on A&E pressure in South East
Five NHS trusts in region have significantly above average waiting times. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - April 27, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

South West RCN member Charles Conibear named RCN Steward of the Year
Congratulations to Royal College of Nursing South West region member, Charles Conibear, who received the prestigious award of RCN Steward of the Year at RCN Congress 2013. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - April 23, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN recognition with Serco Statement
The RCN welcomes this important agreement and look forward to working with Serco Health to deliver professional advice and support to our registered nurse and health care assistant members in the workplace. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - April 18, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

South West RCN member Geoffrey Walker named Nurse of the Year 2013
Congratulations to RCN member Geoffrey Walker who has received the prestigious national award of Nurse of the Year 2013, from the British Journal of Nursing. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - April 14, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Nursing conference highlights compassionate care and focuses on the future
More than 100 clinical leaders from across the NHS and independent sector gathered at the Hallmark Hotel in Derby yesterday to discuss the challenge of maintaining and improving care standards at a time of major upheaval and financial restraint in the health service. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - March 2, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN lead the march on Jersey
RCN lead nurses on a march Jersey (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - February 27, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

RCN funding for practice nurses available in Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight
RCN Foundation offers a range of bursaries to support practice nurses in learning and development (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - February 21, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Free events for the South East's HCAs
Special free events in Brighton and Aylesbury (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - February 19, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Attend Congress 2013!
Attend RCN Congress 2013. Taking place this year from Sunday 21 to Thursday 25 April at the Arena and Convention Centre in Liverpool, tickets to attend are free. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - February 16, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Suffolk nurses lead the debate
. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - February 13, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Health and safety reps needed!
The South West RCN need more members to take up this vital role, representing the health and safety interests of our members in the workplace. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - February 1, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Health visiting workshops in Herts
. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 30, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

First time to Congress? The South East region can help!
South East Funding for Congress First Time Attendees (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 22, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Meet the new South West Board members
Meet the new Board members for the South West region 2013. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 16, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

South West nurses receive award for 60 years of service to nursing
Four nurses in the South West have received a special award from the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) for their long standing contribution to nursing over the past 60 years. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 7, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

South East nurses up for Nursing Standard Nurse Awards
Five nurses from the region finalists in prestigious awards. (Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News)
Source: Royal College of Nursing - UK - Regional News - January 3, 2013 Category: Nursing Source Type: news