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  • 27 Apr 2021

    Activate: spring 2021

    In this issue, read about RCN learning rep Fraser Smith, who is helping members working in care homes manage experiences of trauma throughout the pandemic. You can also read advice and information on wellbeing, risk assessments, equality at work, making a difference and getting organised.

  • 2 Mar 2021

    RCN Bulletin 391: Spring 2021

    Inside the Spring 2021 issue of RCN Bulletin: Members share why they had the vaccine. Inside a COVID-19 mass vaccination centre. Our fight to keep nursing staff safe from COVID-19 variants. Five leadership tips. Workplace advice on redeployment and staffing levels. How ECMO is being used to treat serious COVID-19 symptoms. Eating for endurance.

  • 16 Feb 2021

    RCN Health+Care: Spring 2021

    This issue of RCN Health+Care includes articles on end of life care, proning, vaccination, fair pay for nursing, cultural ambassadors, desensitisation for surgery and wellbeing.

  • 27 Jan 2021

    Activate: Winter 2021

    In this issue, RCN steward Patrick explains how he’s worked with local managers to make positive changes in his workplace and members in Northern Ireland share how last year’s nursing strikes inspired them to become more active in the RCN. You can also read advice on COVID-19 vaccination and find out more about our Professional Nursing Committee.

  • 2 Dec 2020

    RCN Bulletin 390: Winter 2020

    Read the winter 2020 issue of RCN Bulletin with information on long COVID, four steps for raising and escalating concerns, and meet the nurse who says you don't always need to be strong.

  • 4 Nov 2020

    RCN Students: Autumn Winter 2020

    The Autumn Winter 2020 issue of RCN Students includes features on dementia, climate change, skin health and the importance of political engagement.

  • 20 Oct 2020

    Activate: Autumn 2020

    In this issue, you can find out more about our recently launched Fair Pay For Nursing campaign, and the committee leading this work; our Trade Union Committee. You can also find out how RCN steward Hilary Nelson has been making sure members who wear uniforms get the adaptations they need and meet agency nurse Neomi Bennett BEM who has launched a grassroots movement to support black nurses who experience racial discrimination at work.

  • 3 Sep 2020

    RCN Health+Care: Autumn 2020

    This issue of RCN Health+Care magazine includes articles on fair pay for nursing, redeployment, degenerative eye conditions and care homes.

  • 1 Sep 2020

    RCN Bulletin 389: September 2020

    Read the new look quarterly Bulletin with an update on our pay campaign, meet the nurse who's helping to find the COVID-19 vaccine, and how you can manage the menopause at work.

  • 15 Jul 2020

    Activate: Summer 2020

    In this issue, nurse Eva Omondi explains how her crusade to challenge the immigration health surcharge resulted in a government promise to scrap the unfair fee for health care staff and Jess Sainsbury shares how the RCN Students Committee has been supporting student members during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can also meet our RCN Awards winners and learn how the RCN Trade Union Committee will be supporting members to lead the fight for a meaningful pay rise this summer.

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