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A group of regulators, including the Nursing and Midwifery Council, have called on every healthcare professional to tell patients when something has gone wrong with treatment or care.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council has announced the first organisations that will help it test out the new system of checks on fitness to practice that are set to be introduced under revalidation.
The entire board of the Channel Island’s health department have resigned following the death of a baby that called into question the quality of midwife supervision on Guernsey.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council has said it will monitor the impact of its decision to increase the annual registration fee from £100 to £120, which unions have warned could persuade tens of thousands of staff to leave the profession.
Unions have today criticised the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s decision to increase the annual registration fees for nurses and midwives from £100 to £120.
The nursing regulator is strongly expected to rubber-stamp plans to increase the annual registration fee from £100 to £120 at its latest council meeting this week.
There is a “real and continuing problem” over the treatment of NHS staff who raise concerns about patient care, according to a report submitted to a national inquiry into whistleblowing.
Statutory supervision for midwives, which has been in place for more than 100 years, is no longer necessary, an influential committee of MPs has claimed.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council has defended a new system for the registration of overseas nurses, following claims it could put patients at risk.
The nursing regulator has rubber-stamped plans to increase the annual registration fee from £100 to £120 at its latest council meeting today.
The nursing regulator has highlighted that most registered staff are still failing to claim back the tax relief they are due on the annual fee.
The nursing regulator has made “substantial improvements” two years on from a damning review that concluded the organisation had lost its way, says a new report.
‘I’ve got the hump with the Nursing and Midwifery Council’
Nurses and midwives who completed their training outside Europe are to face new assessments of their eligibility to work in the UK, it has been announced.