RCN systems upgrade 

We are upgrading our systems and some of our platforms will be unavailable for a short period as this work is completed.
We apologise for the inconvenience caused and thank you for your patience.

Nurse in Coronavirus triage bay


Information on what we are doing to support you.
1 June

Report finds health workers from BAME backgrounds face higher COVID-19 risk

RCN calls for action to protect health care staff, as Public Health England review confirms reports that people from black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds have a higher risk of contracting and dying from COVID-19.

30 May

Government must cover nursing degree tuition fees following pandemic

The RCN reiterates call for the government to review funding arrangements for all nursing students in England.


UCLH Matron Elaine Thorpe

Leading with compassion

Elaine shares her experiences so far as matron in one of London's busiest critical care units

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