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NHS Improvement suspends its new agency rule

May 12, 2017

Under its original plans, the regulator NHS Improvement had told trusts in England that from 1 April 2017 they should not employ any agency workers

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Richmond Nursing Agency

Why Richmond? The benefits of joining our nursing agency

April 28, 2017

For our clients, we’re the go-to nursing agency for supplying specialist and general nurses – and now we could be the agency of choice for

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Link between patient mortality and low nurse staffing

Link between patient mortality and low nurse staffing

April 25, 2017

A new study, thought to be the first of it’s kind in England, has revealed that when the number of nurses falls below the essential

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Richmond Opens Two New Offices

April 21, 2017

Richmond Nursing are pleased to announce the opening of their two new offices in Cardiff and Bristol to support our existing Head Office in Llanelli.

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Nurse Shortage after Brexit

NHS faces a nurse shortage after Brexit

April 21, 2017

According to data leaked to the Health Service Journal, the NHS could be facing a nurse shortage after Brexit of up to 40000 nurses by

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Richmond Nursing Approved as an All Wales Agency Supplier

February 20, 2017

Richmond Nursing are pleased to announce that as of 1st March 2017 we are now an approved supplier of agency nurses to all Health Boards

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Richmond Nursing Portal Goes Live

February 9, 2017

We have launched our new Richmond Nurse Portal, an exciting service built specifically for Richmond Nurses that allows you to interact with us via your

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This is what frontline NHS staff in Wales say about the A&E ‘crisis’

January 12, 2017

Staff across the NHS in Wales have spoken about working on the front lines of a health service that experts fear is failing patients. They

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NHS conditions worst ever, say leading nurses

January 11, 2017

Nurses say conditions in the NHS are the worst they have experienced, the Royal College of Nursing has said. In a separate move, 50 leading

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NHS Wales Staff Survey 2016 is Out

December 19, 2016

Key Findings Of The 2016 Staff Survey The results of the 2016 staff survey are positive overall, showing significant improvements on most questions since the

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Richmond Nursing Agency are now HIRING

December 13, 2016

Richmond Nursing has a fantastic opportunity for a Qualified Nurse (ideally band 6 or above) to join its senior management team as a Group Clinical

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Job satisfaction among NHS staff in Wales is on the up, but bullying and work-related stress remain a significant concern.

December 13, 2016

Job satisfaction among NHS staff in Wales is on the up, but bullying and work-related stress remain a significant concern. That’s according to a new

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Plans unveiled to reduce minor injury unit opening times but bolster urgent care services

December 1, 2016

An overhaul of urgent but non-emergency care services at Singleton Hospital and Neath Port Talbot Hospital is on the cards. RICHARD YOULE reports on the

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Revalidation

Have your say on modernising fitness to practise processes for nurses and midwives

November 17, 2016

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has launched an eight week consultation on proposed changes which will improve their fitness to practise procedures, allowing the

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Richmond Nursing

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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Richmond Nursing

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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