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Welsh NHS to be given an additional £50m to help tackle winter pressures

November 14, 2016

The Welsh NHS is set to be given £50m of additional investment to help “sustain and improve performance” during the busy winter period. Demand on

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Welsh NHS spending will increase by £240million

October 27, 2016

Commenting on today’s budget announcement made by Mark Drakeford AM, Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Local Government Budget announcement, Tina Donnelly, Director of the Royal

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Richmond Nursing Macmillan Coffee Morning

October 11, 2016

Richmond Nursing Agency had a very successful coffee morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support on Friday 30th September. A variety of cakes and sandwiches

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HCAs being used as ‘nurses on the cheap’ and ‘without training’, claims union

September 28, 2016

Almost 40% of healthcare assistants say they have not received the training necessary to provide the care they are expected to deliver, according to a

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Wales Staffing Laws Guidance To Be Drafted By Autumn

August 11, 2016

Guidance on how employers and health boards in Wales should abide by new nurse staffing laws is to be developed for consultation this autumn, with

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EU Referendum, the RCN is expressing support for EU nursing staff.

July 12, 2016

RCN Chief Executive & General Secretary Janet Davies said EU staff, like those from other countries, make a huge contribution to patient care in the

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Preparing For Revalidation in September

June 24, 2016

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) is preparing for its busiest period of the year, as 51,000 nurses and midwives get ready to revalidate in

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RCN members debate drug misuse

June 22, 2016

On the first day of debate at its annual Congress, Royal College of Nursing (RCN) members will today (Sunday, 19 June) discuss whether the Misuse

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NHS Wales – AMs back plan for law on nurse staff levels

May 9, 2016

Plans for a law to ensure Welsh hospitals have enough nurses on duty at all times have been backed by AMs. The assembly health committee

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Wales NHS nurse shortage ‘compromises care’, RCN claims

May 5, 2016

Hospitals in Wales face a shortage of qualified nurses which could compromise patient care, the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has claimed. It follows a

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