Standardised uniforms for NHS nurses: your questions answered
From colours to fabric weight to pockets, find out the latest on the new uniforms for NHS nurses in England, including objections to the colour-coding chosen
New uniforms are being issued for NHS nurses in England in an attempt to reduce costs and also prevent confusion about different staff jobs and responsibilities.
The uniform will have two style options – two-piece scrub set or dress – and will soon be available to trusts. Here is the latest information about England’s change in uniform.
When will the national uniform be ready?
NHS Supply Chain (NHSSC), which sources and delivers health products to NHS organisations, began a consultation with staff in 2021. It drew up a design brief