Keeping you informed as an RCN member
The Autumn Winter 2020 issue of RCN Students includes features on dementia, climate change, skin health and the importance of political engagement.
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.
This issue of RCN Health+Care magazine includes articles on fair pay for nursing, redeployment, degenerative eye conditions and care homes.
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.
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.
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.
COVID-19 special issue covering features on your mental wellbeing, accountability and delegation, and remote learning.
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.
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.
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).