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Over 3,500 nurses due to revalidate this year have left register

Further 7% due to revalidate have left register but NMC insists 'no adverse effect'

Around 7% of the nurses who expected to revalidate in the final three months of the first year in which the new system of checks was brought in have failed to renew their Nursing and Midwifery Council registration, a report by the regulator has shown.

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