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A debate will be held at this year’s Royal College of Nursing congress about whether the organisation should re-join a global nursing federation.
Michael Brown elected new RCN Congress vice chair Subscription
The newly elected vice chair of the Royal College of Nursing Congress has vowed to ensure the event remains “member focused”.
BJ Waltho been elected unopposed as the new chair of the Royal College of Nursing’s annual congress.
RCN Congress 2018: LIVE rolling news Subscription
Keep up with everything happening at the RCN Congress 2018. Journalists from Nursing Times will be reporting live from Belfast throughout the conference
Nurses from overseas should be exempt from extra healthcare charges, says the Royal College of Nursing, which has warned that the policy is “tearing families apart”.
Don’t hesitate to put yourself out there!Subscription
Student nurse Liz enthuses about the benefits of getting involved in extracurricular activities
Attending RCN congress reignited my passion.Subscription
Alisha, a third year student, sharing her experince of attending RCN congress as a voting member
Nursing staff are frequently unable to take their breaks, are having to stay behind at the end of work and are being given “barbaric” rotas with back-to-back day and night shifts, which is putting both them and their patients at risk, it has been warned.
Nurses will receive a new guide to help spot victims of trafficking and address the lack of modern slavery awareness training in the NHS, the Royal College of Nursing has announced.
Nurses are divided over whether emergency departments should be able to turn patients away, in the face of rising numbers of attendances and “winter pressures” now extending across the entire year.