Peter Griffiths calls for 'concrete' arguments to be made.
Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has been branded ‘out of touch’ and ‘insulting’ by nursing unions amid claims he said public-sector workers are overpaid during a cabinet meeting.
A further trust has added its voice to calls to rethink the language tests required by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) for overseas nurses to work in the UK.
House of Lords to debate the public sector pay cap, as cross-party group calls for government rethink on ‘detrimental’ policy.
Having more managers at NHS trusts has been linked with better performance.
Up to 10,000 lives could be saved a year if the current ‘safe level’ for air pollution is tightened, research has found.
Failure to deliver on promised funding is ‘disgusting’, Norman Lamb said.
In June the Liverpool-based trust was awarded a second gold award from the industry standards body Investors in People.
Patients and visitors at two hospitals in Merseyside have been benefitting from a direct 'hotline' to a matron.
RCN warning after government insists pay cap will stay
Chief secretary to the treasury says retaining 1% public sector pay cap is the ‘responsible thing to do’ to balance recruitment with sustainability.
A group of nurses have delivered a six foot tree with fake £50 notes to health secretary Jeremy Hunt.
In less than 24 hours, thousands of members responded to the RCN appeal to rally support for a Labour Party amendment to scrap the pay cap
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has been asked how the government can afford a £1 billion deal with the Democratic Unionist Party, but not to boost nurse wages in England.
Nursing Standard publisher RCNi is looking for a new chair to provide the board with clear leadership.
A nurse has been praised for accompanying police officers to a road traffic collision when paramedics were unavailable.
A nurse who helped treat people in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire has spoken of her daily struggle to pay bills.
The RCN’s summer of protest is set to continue amid mounting pressure on the government to lift the public sector pay cap.