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New UNISON presidential team announced

New presidential team announced as NEC meets for the first time since national delegate conference closes

Article on the UNISON National site.

Queen’s Speech offers “little comfort” for millions

Coalition is using a “blame immigrants” culture to distract from real problem of economic inequality, says Dave Prentis

Article on the UNISON National site.

Dave Prentis slams “right-wing rubbish” from Tory think tank

Policy Exchange’s claim that paramedics, nurses and midwives would put the public at risk is “shameful”

Article on the UNISON National site.

Kirby tells STUC ‘there is a better way’

UNISON Scottish secretary calls on unions to rise to the challenge

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON vows to keep fighting for equality

Black members’ conference applauds rallying call to action

Article on the UNISON National site.

Monitor’s plan for Mid Staffs – UNISON response

Patients have to come first says UNISON

Article on the UNISON National site.

Unions join forces to urge improvements at the NMC

RCN, RCM and UNISON call for urgent action

Article on the UNISON National site.

Health unions condemn NMC registration fee rise plans

Registration fees should only ever be increased once all alternative options have been exhausted. We support the […]

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON to issue legal challenge to Nursing and Midwifery Council

NMC’s threatening statement was wrong

Article on the UNISON National site.

NMC backs down after UNISON’s legal challenge warning

Union defends threats to nurses and midwives

Article on the UNISON National site.

Report reveals care industry on brink of collapse

UNISON report finds Southern Cross may not be isolated incident – number of care homes in danger

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON disappointment over healthcare support registration

Registration for healthcare support workers will boost standards and benefit patient care

Article on the UNISON National site.

TORY ATTACK ON NURSES

UNISON, the UK

Article on the UNISON National site.

A Nurses’ Place is by the Bedside

An all graduate profession will not deliver better patient care and is not the future for nursing warned UNISON, the UK’s largest health union, today (15 February). UNISON’s response to the latest DOH and Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) consultations* on nurse training found that the overwhelming majority of nurses see their place as by the bedside.

Article on the UNISON National site.

Outrage as Pregnant Student Nurses Told – “Buy Your Own Uniforms”

Telling pregnant student nurses to buy their own uniforms is

Article on the UNISON National site.