New plans to relax the English language test for international nurses and midwives applying to work in the UK have today been given the green light.
The Nursing and Midwifery Council is to propose slightly easing the requirements for overseas nurses and midwives taking the International English Language Test System (IELTS).
Miss any of the news affecting the profession during October 2018? Catch up with our summary of the main nursing headlines.
University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust has opened its first ever nurse education and training centre.
An expert in health regulation has been selected to lead an advisory group at the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Community health services for children at Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have been downgraded from “good” to “inadequate” by inspectors who raised concerns about staffing levels and heavy caseloads.
Andrea Sutcliffe has been appointed chief executive and registrar at the Nursing and Midwifery Council, it was announced today.
Miss any of the news affecting the profession during September 2018? Catch up with our summary of the main nursing headlines.
Concern has been raised about the newly approved training arrangements for nursing associates that allow host organisations to choose whether to include students in their safe staffing quota.
Nurses and midwives who have trained outside the European Union are from today allowed to apply to come and work in the UK immediately after qualifying.