Representing nurses, health care support workers, nursing students and midwives across Scotland
Scotland Nurse of the Year 2022
The Royal College of Nursing in Scotland is delighted to be holding its first RCN Scotland Nurse of the Year Awards in November. The awards are designed to recognise, highlight and celebrate the dedication and outstanding professional care of nursing staff across Scotland.
Share your experiences with us
In these extraordinary times we want to hear your story wherever you are working - in our communities, care homes or hospitals.
21 Apr 2022
RCN Scotland has welcomed confirmation from the Scottish government that staff working in health and social care can now have access to FFP3 masks based on risk assessment and personal preferences.
21 Apr 2022
Mileage rates paid to nursing staff who use their own car for work are set to increase following lobbying from the Royal College of Nursing Scotland and other health trade unions.
RCNScot - 2h
Join us on 29 June to debate how nursing in communities across Scotland need to change to meet the growing and chan… https://t.co/LTpgnlIF93
RCNScot - 5h
Are you or a colleague a nursing leader who motivates staff, advocating for nursing and for high-quality, person-ce… https://t.co/VTkzSlKXyn
RCNScot - 20h
We're pleased to announce our Edinburgh Library has now reopened on Tuesdays & Wednesdays to members! Call📞or email… https://t.co/loX9tAijbE
RCNScot - May 19
Latest blog posts
- 18 May 2022 Celebrating success: remembering the impact of RCN member action on safe staffing legislation
- 11 May 2022 Time to celebrate the best of nursing in Scotland
- 28 Apr 2022 Negotiations on pay long overdue but we don’t even have a start date
- 27 Mar 2022 A voice for Students in Scotland
- 3 Mar 2022 We must continue to stand united
While the RCN Scotland office in Edinburgh remains closed to the public, our library is able to be accessed by booking (Visit our library page for booking details). Please note that whilst the office is closed, the RCN remains open for business as usual, with services from the closed offices continuing remotely.
You can also find contact details for members of the RCN Scotland teams.
Page last updated - 18/05/2022