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  • 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.

  • 2 Jun 2020

    RCN Bulletin 388: June 2020

    This issue of Bulletin includes a useful guide on the different between face mask fit tests and fit checks, resources for looking after your skin health, and the first-hand experiences of a matron on one of London's busiest COVID-19 units. 

  • 12 May 2020

    RCN Students: Spring 2020

    COVID-19 special issue covering features on your mental wellbeing, accountability and delegation, and remote learning.

  • 4 May 2020

    Nursing History Now Spring Summer 2020

    Inside the spring/summer 2020 issue of Nursing History Now magazine we celebrate 200 years since the birth of Florence Nightingale. Discover the legacy she left and how she’s being remembered. Plus, we learn about the first men on the nursing register, discover new nursing history books, meet pioneering nurse activist Avis Hutt and reflect on the legacy of the RCN’s Connect project and its mission to improve BAME representation.

  • 29 Apr 2020

    RCN Bulletin 387: May 2020

    This issue of Bulletin includes important guidance on PPE, tips on using kindness to help protect your mental health, and a look at how the COVID-19 crisis has been affecting different nursing specialties so far. 

  • 23 Apr 2020

    Activate: Spring 2020

    This issue has a focus on COVID-19 with updates and advice, including guidance for RCN reps. It also includes stories from active members who, as well as caring for patients, are doing their best to support members in their workplace. Also in this issue, tips on self-care and advice on escalating concerns about personal protective equipment (PPE).

  • 27 Mar 2020

    RCN Bulletin 386: April 2020

    This issue has a special focus on COVID-19 and contains updates on how we’re fighting for things on your behalf, useful guidance on redeployment and advice on how to care for yourself in these challenging and stressful times.

  • 3 Mar 2020

    RCN Bulletin 385: March 2020

    In this issue of RCN Bulletin, read about our survey of emergency nursing staff in England which reveals the difficulties of providing care to patients in cramped and unsuitable locations.   Also in this issue we look coronavirus, screening for TB on the streets and how to shine in job interviews.

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