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Complaints against the Welsh NHS not handled quickly enough

Complaints against the Welsh NHS not handled quickly enough

September 8, 2017

Thousands of complaints against the Welsh NHS are not receiving a response within the government-set 30-day target. Health Secretary Vaughan Gething AM confirmed Wales’ seven health boards

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Revalidation

Revalidation one year on: what it means for Richmond nurses

August 31, 2017

Just over a year ago, one of the biggest changes in nursing history was introduced – revalidation. The aim is for all nurses and midwives

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Nursing shortage may worsen

Nursing shortage may worsen

August 11, 2017

The Royal College of Nursing has warned that the sharp drop in student applications raises further questions over staff shortages in the NHS. New figures,

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More than 86000 NHS posts vacant

Report shows more than 86,000 NHS posts vacant

August 4, 2017

Figures for NHS England suggest that more than 86,000 NHS posts were vacant between January 2017 and March 2017. Statistics from NHS Digital, which collates data,

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Health Workers pushed not pulled into agency work

Health workers ‘pushed’ rather than ‘pulled’ into agency roles

July 21, 2017

Life on the NHS frontline is challenging, without a doubt. Thousands of vacancies remain unfilled, and maintaining morale can be challenging and the row over

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Patients suffer as UK nurse numbers fall

Patients suffer as UK nurse numbers fall

July 14, 2017

NHS patients are paying the price for the Government’s failure to plan for the future and it looks set to get worse, the Royal College

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Richmond Nursing Charity Golf Day

Charity Golf Day

July 11, 2017

The inaugural Richmond Nursing Charity Golf Day took place on 23rd June 2017 at Machynys Golf Club, Llanelli. We had a number of teams entered

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More UK nurses leaving profession than joining

More UK nurses are leaving the profession than joining

July 7, 2017

For the first time since 2008, figures show that more nurses and midwives are leaving the profession in the UK than joining it. The number

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Richmond Nursing Running Swansea Bay 10K

Richmond Nursing running the Swansea Bay 10K!

July 4, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Richmond Nursing Agency is entering a team to participate in the Swansea Bay 10K to raise funds for our

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Occupational Health Team at Richmond Nursing

Occupational Health help at hand at Richmond Nursing

June 30, 2017

When it comes to the health of the patients in our care, the health of our nurses has to come first – quite literally! Occupational

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Nursing is still the best profession - RCN's Janet Davies

Nursing is still the best profession

June 16, 2017

During her keynote speech to Congress, RCN Chief Executive & General Secretary Janet Davies declared that nursing is still the best profession in the world.

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RCN calls for Safe Staffing Legislation

RCN demands safe staffing legislation to avoid patient safety crisis

June 9, 2017

The Royal College of Nursing has said that NHS patients across the UK will be at risk of falling care standards unless all four countries have

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Staff Satisfaction at Richmond Nursing

Staff satisfaction puts Richmond Nursing ‘head and shoulders’ in front!

May 25, 2017

There are many benefits to joining Richmond Nursing, including leading rates of pay and notice of up to eight weeks for shifts. But don’t just

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Richmond Nursing Charity Bike Ride

Charity Bike Ride – London to Llanelli

May 23, 2017

Richmond Nursing would like to say a great big thank you to all who were involved in our Charity Bike Ride held at St Elli Shopping Centre,

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RCN Nurse of the Year 2017

RCN Nurse of the Year 2017

May 19, 2017

Melanie Davies from Wales has worked tirelessly to improve the care of people with learning disabilities in her hospital and health board – Morriston Hospital, Swansea,

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NHS Improvement

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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