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International Men's Day

Male nurses welcome on International Men’s Day!

November 19, 2018

Are you celebrating International Men’s Day today? We certainly are, and see the event as the perfect chance to welcome new male recruits to our

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Last Winter was devastating for Wales' NHS

Last Winter was devastating for Wales’ NHS – this year’s plans aim to make it different!

November 9, 2018

Last winter was devastating for Wales’ NHS – cancelled operations, huge ambulance queues and long waits after calling 999 came as NHS was hit with

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Make every day a good news day at Richmond!

Make every day a good news day at Richmond!

October 26, 2018

Calling all nurses – we need your news! If you’ve ever fancied your 15 minutes of fame, now’s your chance, as we’re asking each one

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500 fewer nursing students begin training in September

RCN worried as 500 fewer nursing students begin training in September

October 12, 2018

Official NHS figures revealed in early September that there were record levels of vacant nursing posts. The statistics from the university clearing service show the

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Patients in Wales are the first in the world to test new drug for type 1 diabetes

Patients in Wales are the first in the world to test new drug for type 1 diabetes

October 5, 2018

Patients in Wales have become the first in the world to test a drug which could prevent and treat type 1 diabetes. The unnamed drug,

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Richmond Nursing expands training offer

Richmond expands training offer in response to nurse feedback

September 26, 2018

One of the most important elements of any nursing role is that of keeping skills updated and learning new ones. Ongoing training furthers our continual

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Patients need protecting in event of ‘no-deal’ Brexit

Patients need protecting in event of ‘no-deal’ Brexit

September 21, 2018

The RCN warns patient safety could be put at risk if EU nurses aren’t guaranteed settled status should the UK leave the EU without a

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new guidance to help safeguard adults at risk of abuse

RCN launches new guidance to help safeguard adults at risk of abuse

September 7, 2018

Health care staff involved in adult safeguarding will have three years to meet new professional standards as outlined in Adult Safeguarding: Roles and Competencies for Health

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Future of nursing in Wales

The future of nursing in Wales – what will it look like in 2024?

August 31, 2018

If you have children or grandchildren in primary school, there’s a good chance that the jobs they will do in the future haven’t even been

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New law to protect nursing staff from assaults

New law to protect nursing staff from assaults

August 20, 2018

Thanks to campaigning by RCN members, the law in England and Wales will be strengthened to protect health care staff from assaults. The Assaults on

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Care Home resource launches

Care home resource launches

August 10, 2018

The RCN has created an online resource to support nursing staff working in care homes. Care Home Journey provides members with the opportunity to follow a

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Richmond Nursing opens new Mental Health and CAMHS Desk

Richmond Nursing opens new Mental Health and CAMHS Desk

July 30, 2018

We are pleased to announce the opening of our new Mental Health and CAMHS Desk. The new Mental Health and CAMHS desk builds on our

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