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RCN Congress 2016: LIVE rolling news

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Keep up with everything happening at the RCN Congress 2016. Journalists from Nursing Times will be reporting live from Glasgow throughout the conference

4.43pm Final words from chair of congress Stuart McKenzie.

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4.36pm Deputy congress chair BJ Waltho notes there have been 43,000 tweets using the congress hashtag #RCN16.

4.31pm Chief executive and registrar Janet Davies reveals that she has written to health secretary Jeremy Hunt expressing her “disgust” at the imminent demise of the DH nursing and midwifery policy unit. The news is met with loud applause.

4.27pm Official business of RCN congress 2016 has now concluded, says chair Stuart McKenzie. RCN president Cecila Anim thanks everyone involved in setting up and running this year’s conference. She asks delegates to give themselves around of applause.

Chief executive and registrar Janet Davies notes that the conference “has been like a family wedding”.

3.50pm Into the home straight. The final item on the agenda is a discussion on the RCN’s centenary, which has been submitted by the West Kent & Medway branch and presented by Celia Manson.

Essentially delegates are discussing what the college should do over the next 100 years.

Matter for Discussion

That this meeting of congress discusses how to build on the achievements and work of the RCN over the last 100 years

3.24pm Probably the final resolution of the day and also this year’s congress. It is on rent and housing costs, and has been submitted by the Lothian branch. The case is put by Geoff Earl.

The resolution was carried, though there were 39 abstainers and 41 votes against.

Resolution

That this meeting of congress calls on RCN council to lobby governments of the UK to introduce rent controls

3.08pm It is of course the RCN’s centenary year and there have been some innovative and interesting ways of celebrating it at congress.

The conference exhibition has played host to a display of nursing uniforms through the ages, a new banner made for the RCN by the Townswomen’s Guild and a “nurse” made out of Lego bricks.

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14,56pm Tracey Risebrow from the Suffolk branch introduces a discssion on holistic care. 

Matter for discussion

That this meeting of congress discusses holistic care and it it is realistic, or even desirable

14.50pm The last session of 2016 RCN congress begins with a round of “Happy Birthday” for anyone in the hall who has a birthday today.

12.31pm Last keynote of 2016 congress is underway. It’s the campaigner Tommy Whitelaw from Dementia Carer Voices. An emotional experience is guaranteed. 

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12.30pm The resolution on dementia was carried with four abstainers and two votes against.

12.02pm Congress has just voted in favour of changing the matter of discussion on dementia into a resolution. Stuart McKenzie has opted to continue the debate for a further 30 minutes due to number of people wanting to speak.

11.50am Currently discussing the issue of dementia. Many people queuing up to speak, many with personal as well as professional experience of the condition.

The discussion was introduced by Andrew Tumilson from the RCN’s Northern branch.

Matter for discussion

That this meeting of congress asks congress to lobby for better policy to ensure a fair deal for dementia patients and carers when admitted to acute care 

11.40am We are back. Deputy congress chair BJ Waltho reveals the result of the card vote on the RCN’s approach to influencing political decision-making. 

The resolution was carried. It was voted on by 530 RCN members, with 511 in favour, four against, eight abstentions and seven invalid.

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11am We have moved to a card vote so the result will not be known until later. We are now breaking for coffee.

10.20am Now an emergency resolution from the RCN South Yorkshire branch presented by Paul Smith. Clearly inspired by yesterday’s keynote speech from Rebecca M Patton, president of the American Nurses Association.

Resolution

In light if the statement made by Professor [Rebecca] Patton this meeting of congress asks council to consider the way the RCN engages in political decision-making that impacts on nursing and the health and wellbeing of the UK

9.57am The second item is a debate put forward by the UK Safety Reps Committee on bullying. It is presented by Alison Upton.

Matter for Discussion

That this meeting of RCN Congress discusses the detrimental effects on managers when they are accused of bullying and harassment when all they are doing is managing 

9.25am First item of the day is on leraning disability. Sarah Seeley, from the RCN’s Suffolk branch, introduces the item for discussion. 

Matter for discussion

That this meeting of RCN Cognress discusses the impact on the physical health of people with a learning disability when transferring their care from health to social care

9.20am Wednesday Good morning. The last day of congress 2016 is underway. There are mutterings on social media about the number of empty chairs in the hall.

6.30pm Just a bit of a tidy up after yesterday’s mammoth and fractious AGM. After a show of hands, all three special resolutions were carried by the required two-thirds majority.

As a result, the RCN’s council will be able to implement the recommendations of the Council Review Group.

This will see the council in future comprising 17 members rather than 31. Other members will have the opportunity to be directly elected to its two committees – the Membership and Representation Committee, and the Nursing Practice and Policy Committee.

Delegates also voted in favour of amending the Standing Orders so nominations for all council seats can be signed by two individual members in the relevant constituency, and for a new definition of RCN forums to be added to the Standing Orders.

The voting in favour of the three special resolutions was as follows:

Resolution 1 on the size of the council: Carried

  • 678 valid votes
  • 59 abstainers
  • For 528 (77.88%)
  • Against 150 (22.12%)

Resolution 2 membership of MPC and MPPC: Carried 

  • 670 valid votes
  • 65 abstainers
  • For 532 (79.4%)
  • Against 138 (20.6%)

Resolution 3 on amending Standing Orders: Carried

  • 736 valid votes
  • 18 abstentions
  • For 735 (99.86%)
  • Against 1 (0.14%)

The next AGM will be held at congress 2017 in Liverpool.

1pm We break for lunch after a standing ovation for the keynote speaker. The RCN annual general meeting will be first thing after the interval.

12.01pm A keynote speech now. Rebecca M Patton from the American Nurses Association. The former ANA president discusses how nurses in the US have affected health policy through developing links with the White House.

She notes that the ANA officially endorsed Democrat presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, and is now backing presidential hopeful Hilary Clinton. Very interesting talk on how the nursing profession can influence the powers that be if it is done in the right way. 

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Rebecca M Patton

11.58am The resolution on public health funding is passed with just two abstainers and one vote against.

11.45am Time for public health. Gwen Vardigans, from North Yorkshire branch, presents the motion on taking action against cuts to public health funding.

Two former chairs of congress, Rod Thomson and Jason Warriner, both step up to the mic to urge delegates to support the resolution.

Resolution

That this meeting of Congress asks RCN Council to insist that the government reinstates adequate funding for public health

11.40am Congress chair Stuart McKenzie welcomes people back after the break and tells them that a delegate, named as Kate O’Halloran from Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust, had successfully given CPR to a person who collapsed near the conference centre. The news is greeted with applause.

I remember something similar happened at last year’s conference:

10.40am Lots of nuanced discussion on the nursing associate role and whether it’s a good thing or not. People’s position seems to depend on whether they came into nursing through a non-registered route or not, for example as an SEN. 

10.26am Shane Byrne describes the nursing associate role as “just a rehash” of the existing assistant practitioner role that is used by some trusts around the country already. “We don’t need it,” he tells congress.

10.20am On we go to another contentious subject, namely the proposed new role of nursing associates. Lindsay Cardwell from the RCN Health Practitioners Committee puts the case against the creation of the role.

Matter for Discussion

That this meeting of Congress discusses the impact of the nursing associate role

10.15am Congress votes in favour of resolution condemning the axing of the Department of Health’s nursing and midwifery policy unit. The result is “unanimous”, says congress chair Stuart McKenzie.

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9.40am After some debate about whether to add an item to the agenda relating to Nicola Sturgeon’s speech yesterday, which was subsequently rejected, we move on to another emergency motion.

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Submitted by the RCN Mental Health Forum and presented by Edward Freshwater, it relates to the loss of the Department of Health’s nursing policy unit, which was recently reported by Nursing Times.

Here’s how we reported the story:

Resolution

Following on from the general secretary’s comments on how the RCN would lead if it were in charge of health and care policy and practice across the NHS, we condemn the recent decision ro remove nursing expertise from the Department of Health without consultation and we call on Council to campaign for a strgon permanent, and expert nursing voice at the heart of the Department of Health.

9.30am Tuesday We are back and the first business of the day is to finish up the debat on district nursing qualifications. The resolution is passed by congress. 

5.30pm The day ends with Don’t You Forget About Me by the “Scottish U2” Simple Minds

5.26pm Deputy congress chair BJ Waltho announces the results of the ballot on revalidation and training. The emergency resolution is defeated, the first time at this year’s congress. I will track down the numbers from the vote when I can.

Update: the resolution was formally rejected with 63 votes for and 49 abstentions.

5.24pm The item on district nursing has been “parked” until tomorrow by congress chair Stuart McKenzie, due to a procedural issue.  

5.09pm Probably the last resolution of the day. Julie Bliss from RCN District Nurse Forum presents the item.

Resolution

That this meeting of Congress calls on RCN Council to lobby for all district nurse caseload holders to have the specialist practitioner qualification (SPQ)

4.50pm Simon Browes from Nottingham branch introduces the matter for discussion on seven-day care.

He describes women as the “largest members of our workforce”. I think he meant to say something slightly different there, but I think delegates got the general idea.

Matter for Discussion

That this meeting of RCN Congress discusses the implications for nursing of the government’s policy on seven-day services on the NHS in England

4.35pm Think this is going to be a close vote. The voting is being done with ballot boxes for the first time this congress, rather than a show of cards. It wil take time to count so we are moving on to the next item on the agenda.

4.30pm Former RCN president says revalidation is “easy”. She says she is a big fan of the reflection part of the new process, which she suggests nurses do anyway but don’t always write it down. “Stop worrying about it” she tells delegates.

6.21pm Decent debate this, with plenty of people arguing for and against the resolution. Topic made more interesting by the presence several seats away of the Nursing and Midwifery Council chief executive Jackie Smith, who is no doubt listening with interest.

4.09pm An emergency resolution now on revalidation and training. Eirlys Thomas from the RCN’s acute care forum, explains the issue to delegates.

Resolution

That this meeting of RCN Congress calls on Council to lobby all employers to provide individual training budgets for registered nurses in light of the introduction of nursing revalidation

3.35pm During the tea break we are treated to another song by seminal Glasgow band Primal Scream. This time its “Higher than the Sun” off cult album “Screamadelica”.

3.18pm Seven abstentions and none against means the resolution on pay is passed by a large majority.

2.50pm We move on to a subject that is likely to garner much debate, namely pay. Janet Eastwood, from the RCN’s North Yorkshire branch, introduces the resolution calling for support for the Agenda for Change contract.

Resolution

That this meeting of Cogress asks RCN Council to work with employers to uphold the Agenda for Change negotiated agreement

2.30pm We are back with a discussion on sickle cell presented to delegates by specialist nurse Carey Johnson. The issue has already been highlighted by the RCN in a story released over the weekend.

Matter for discussion

That this meeting of Congress discusses how we can ensure people with sickle cell disease recieve the highest standard of care 

12.41pm And to the vote. It is passed, says vice chair of congress BJ Waltho, but it was closer than many of the other resolutions so far at this year’s conference. There were 61 abstainers and 68 votes against. Delegates now head off for their lunch and to try and secure one of the few remaining tickets for tonight’s comedy event. 

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12.15pm We now move to a resolution titled “E nurse” from the RCN’s E Health Forum. Ian Ireland puts the case to delegates.

Resolution

That this meeting of Congress calls on RCN Council to promote the concept that every nurse should be an Enurse

11.50am Straight into the next item. A discussion on termination. Amanda Myers, from the RCN Women’s Health Forum, puts the case to congress on this sensitive subject.

Matter for Discussion

That this meeting of Congress discusses the merits of decriminalising abortion

11.25am Nicola Sturgeon uses her speech to make a raft of commitments on nursing and the NHS, including guarantees to keep student bursaries, legislation on safe staffing tools and numbers of advanced practitioners.   

She receives a standing ovation after speaking and another when she leaves the stage. Let’s just say she went down well with congress. It was one of the most tailored speechs by a politician I’ve heard at congress. Nursing was a theme right the way through rather than being tacked on the end. 

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Nicola Sturgeon

11.06am Keynote speech from Nicola Sturgeon, first minister for Scotland and former Scottish health secretary. The conference hall is packed.

10.11am The resolution on safe staffing has been passed with only one abstention and one against. And now time for coffee.

10.10am Chair of congress Stuart McKenzie notes that congress got through 34 speakers during the debate on safe staffing. We move to the vote!

10.04am The debate on safe staffing is still going strong. Most speakers passionately in favour of mandatory ratios but a few words of caution being aired here and there too.

9.47am A second story put out by the RCN to draw your attention to. It’s a warning on public health and is based around a debate due to take place later in the week at congress – tomorrow I think.

  • Public health at risk from funding cuts, warns RCN – “Profound” public health challenges and “aggressive” funding cuts are risking health around the UK, the Royal College of Nursing has claimed ahead of a debate on the issue at its annual conference.

A survey of over 10,000 nursing staff, carried out ahead of RCN congress, suggested many were treating patients whose health was being affected by lifestyle factors.

9.40am Another story put out today by RCN to coincide with congress. This time on school nursing.

  • RCN calls for urgent investment in school nurses – A survey by the Royal College of Nursing has revealed significant pressure on the current school nurse workforce. The RCN said its findings showed that the current school nursing workforce had neither the staff nor the resources to deliver the support that children and young people need.

More than two thirds of the 277 nurses surveyed said there were insufficient school nursing services in their area to provide the care and support children and young people need.

9.28am Big news expected on staffing later today when Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks to congress. 

9.25am Monday Good morning congress. First business of the day is a resolution on safe staffing from the RCN’s UK Stewards Committee. Christine Edward Jones presents the case in favour:

Resolution

That this meeting of Congress asks RCN Council to lobby government of England, Northern Ireland and Scotland to follow Wales and deliver enforecable safe staffing levels 

5.36pm And that’s it. Debating has now finished for the day. Fringe events and regional dinners now await the delegates.

5.12pm Jason Warriner argues that the debate should go beyond the NHS as it affects healthcare providers from the private sector too. He also notes that it affects other staffing areas as well as nursing.

5.10pm Mike Heywood highlights that the question of agency nurse costs is complex and argues, to applause, that those who work for agancies should not be unfairly scapegoated in light of government policy.

5.07pm An unexpected side effect of mobility scooters has arisen. Chair of congress requests that the owner of one such scooter dims the lights which are shining in the face of the congress committee.

5.03pm Should be interesting. Up next is a discussion on agency nursing. Would be good to hear from some agency staff in the debate.

Yvonne Notman, from RCN Lothian branch, introduces the discussion.

Matter for Discussion

That this meeting of Congress discusses the use of agency nurses in the NHS

5pm The results of the resolution on mandating CPR training for children is that a majority are in favour, with 30 abtentions and 19 against.

4.35pm We move on to the next resolution, which is on CPR. Valerie Douglas, from Dumfries & Galloway branch, introduces it to congress.

Resolution

That this meeting of Congress calls on the governments of the UK to mandate the teaching of cardiopulmonary resuscitation to schoolchildren  

4.32pm The resolution calling for mandatory domestic abuse training was passed by a large majority, thought 15 were against and there were also seven abstainers. 

4.22pm There are intriguing rumours starting to circulate that Nicola Sturgeon will use her congress speech tomorrow to announce some for of safe staffing legislation. We shall see. 

4.07pm Last session of Sunday at congress begins with a resolution on domestic abuse presented by Amanda Burston of the RCN’s North Staffordshire branch. 

Resolution:

That this meeting of Congress asks RCN Council to lobby for mandatory domestic abuse awareness training for all healthcare workers

3.31pm The resolution on children’s mental health is unsurprisingly passed, once again by 100%.

3.22pm Paediatric nurse Emily Hudson notes that there is a spike in children self-harming at this time of year, possibly as a result of exam stress. 

3.16pm As one might expect, lots of RCN members speaking passionately about the need to protect the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people. Long queues of people wanting to have their say – possibly more than on EU and bursaries this morning.

2.54pm First resolution of the afternoon session is on children’s mental health. Submitted by Corina Christos from the RCN’s Children and Young People Staying Healthy Forum

Resolution:

That this meeting of RCN Congress calls on RCN Council to lobby governments of the UK to invest in services to promote the emotional wellbeing and positive mental health of our children and young people

2.46pm Hard to be precise but seems that the majority of speakers are firmly in favour of changing the act towards decriminalising drug use – at least in some circumstances.

2.30pm We move on to the next matter for discussion, which is introduced by Geoff Earl from RCN’s Lothian branch. It’s on illegal drugs. Think this is a topic that has come up previously at congress over the years, but I could be wrong.

Matter for Discussion:

That this meeting of RCN Congress discusses whether the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 is working

2pm Chair of RCN council Michael Brown runs through the council’s report on its work over the last year in response to resolutions and discussions held at last year’s conference in Bournemouth. Important stuff but a little dry, I feel.

However, it is revealed that next year’s congress will be returning to its traditional spring slot and will be held from 11-16 May in Liverpool, and the year after in Belfast.

12.30pm And now it’s lunchtime.

12.06pm RCN chief executive and general secretary Janet Davies takes to the stage for her first speech since taking on the top job 11 months ago.

Speaking on current government policies affecting nursing and the NHS workforce, she repeatedly says: ”You couldn’t make it up”. 

“Together we are a force to be reckoned with”

Janet Davies 

 

 

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12pm A round of applause as congress votes 100% in favour of the resolution, after many passionate speeches in support of the students.

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11.36am First resolution of today and also this year’s congress. Rhys Mood, from the Students Committee, puts the case for retaining student nurse bursaries.

Resolution

That this meeting of RCN congress is appalled by the unilateral decision to abolish student nurse bursaries and calls on Westminster government to work with the RCN to look at all options and agree future student nurse funding arrangements.

11.33am An impromptu standing ovation is held in memory of murdered MP Jo Cox.

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11.21am Members starting to drift back into the hall after coffee. During the interval, they played Movin’ On Up by Primal Scream – not only a brilliant track but also by a Scottish band. We are in Glasgow after all where the band formed in 1982, according to Wikipedia.

10.48am As you would expect, views on both sides of the debate being aired – all very politely and articulely it must be stated. One of the key messages coming through is that people should use their right to vote on 23 June, whichever way they choose to do so.

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The queue to speak in the EU referendum discussion

10.37am Just as a quick reminder. Here are the results of the recent Nursing Times poll on the EU refendum and also our analysis piece by Nicola Merrifield

10.30am Jason Warriner, from the RCN Public Health Forum, introduces the first Matter for Discussion of the day on the EU referendum. He notes that the RCN itself does not have an official position to “leave” or “remain”.

Mr Warriner highlights what he says are benefits for nursing of staying in the EU, especailly for occupational health. 

Personally, I’m looking forward to a good quality debate on this one. Shame they are not going to vote on it.

Matter for discussion:

That this meeting of RCN Congress discusses the benefits for nursing of remaining a member of the European Union.

10.20am A dry run for the low-tech voting system in use this year.

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10.10am Vice chair of congress BJ Waltho notes that the Twitter hashtag for this year’s congress is #RCN16

10.05 Stuart McKenzie paying tribute to congress agenda committee member Dominic Walsh who has sadly died this year. He goes on to explain that voting will be done without the use of technology at this year’s congress, after a few problems last time.  

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10am This year’s congress is underway. Welcomes from RCN chair of council Michael Brown and chair of congress Stuary McKenzie.

Sunday 12.01am The Royal College of Nursing has timed a couple of important news stories to coincide with the start of congress business on Sunday. 

  • RCN calls for urgent investment in school nurses –  A survey by the Royal College of Nursing has revealed significant pressure on the current school nurse workforce. The RCN said its findings showed that the current school nursing workforce had neither the staff nor the resources to deliver the support that children and young people need. More than two thirds of the 277 nurses surveyed said there were insufficient school nursing services in their area to provide the care and support children and young people need.
  • Healthcare coalition writes to PM over bursary plans – A group of 21 health unions and professional organisations have teamed up to call on the government to halt its plans to reform student nurse funding. As well as the RCN, the letter to prime minister David Cameron is signed by representatives from Unison, Unite, the Queen’s Nursing Institute, the Institute of Health Visiting and the Foundation of Nursing Studies

8pm A chance to meet some of the award winners at the RCN Foundation’s awards dinner at the Grand Hotel. Thanks to everyone on table 5 for a really nice evening.

7pm The final part of the ceremony included a video of nurse Molly Case, reading her poem on the 100 year history of the RCN, the results of the college’s Care on Camera Awards and a speech welcoming members to Glasgow by the city’s Lord Provost Bailie MacLeod. 

6.53pm The winner of the RCN Awards 2016 are announced by chief executive and general secretary Janet Davies. They include RCN Fellowships for:

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  • Liz Bonner
  • Janice Gabriel
  • Anne Harriss
  • Professor Daniel Kelly
  • Fiona Stephenson
  • Professor Angela Wallace

There are also RCN Awards of Merit for:

  • Major Chris Carter
  • Vera Cook
  • Pierre Herve
  • Professor Dame Betty Kershaw
  • Graham Revie
  • Roy Tomlinson 

Liberal Democrats

Lib Dem urges united support for Welsh nurses’ bill

Kirsty Williams

But the biggest cheer goes to a clearly emotional Kirsty Williams, the Welsh Liberal Democrat who was the key driving force behind the safe staffing legislation introduced in Wales earlier this year. She was given an RCN Honorary Fellowship.

Here’s a little background from us on the the Nurse Staffing Levels (Wales) Bill, which finally received royal assent in April. Our deputy news editor Nicola Merrifield has been covering the story.

6.12pm The winner of the RCN Foundation Awards 2016 are announced by Robert Sowney, chair of the foundation.

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RCN Foundation Impact Awards, in recognition of impact achieved in learning and development to improve patient experience and nursing are go to:

  • Jessica Davidson
  • Catherine Jones
  • Rianne O’Gara
  • Naomi Farrington

The RCN Foundation Morag McEwan Bell Memorial Award for Outstanding Service in Palliative Care Nursing Within Scotland went to Dee Cameron.

RCN Foundation Impact Awards, in recognition of impact achieved with a project: RCN Public Lecture Series went to:

  • Sarah Chaney
  • Anna Semmens
  • Frances Reed
  • Teresa Doherty

Lastly, the RCN Foundation Impact Award, in recognition of fundraising for the RCN Foundation went to:

  • Lewis Allett
  • Carol Evans
  • Rod Thomson
  • Stuart McKenzie

5.38pm Chair of Council Michael Brown gives a short introductory speech followed by the keynote by RCN president Cecilia Anim.

5.30pm A dramatic start to the opening ceremony to this year’s congress provided by the NHS Forth Valley Nurses’ Choir and a procession of nurses in historic dress, led by pipe major Stuart Mackenzie.

The union marching banner at the head of the procession is apparently the RCN’s first, and was made by the Town’s Women’s Guild. 

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NHS Forth Valley Nurses’ Choir

12.01am Saturday The Royal College of Nursing has put out two major news stories to coincide with the start of this year’s congress. 

  • NHS facing ‘twin pressures’ of demand and deficit – Just one in 10 nurses believe the NHS is currently able to meet demand, reveals a new survey by the Royal College of Nursing. Meanwhile, more than a third – 34% – say the health service needs serious improvement, according to the survey of more than 10,500 nursing staff from across the UK. The survey was completed by 10,554 RCN members between February and March this year.
  • A&E nurses want training in sickle cell care – Nurses are calling for more training to help them support people with sickle cell disease, after patients highlighted care failings in emergency departments and hospital wards. A national survey of more than 700 people with the serious genetic disorder undertaken last year revealed poor levels of awareness of the condition among A&E staff. Less than half of respondents – 45% – felt emergency staff knew enough about sickle cell disease. 

Nursing Times journalists will be reporting live from the Royal College of Nursing’s annual congress in Bournemouth. We’ll be here until the end on Wednesday evening. Come and say hello or follow us on Twitter: @nursingtimesed @steveJFord @nic_merrifield

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