COVID-19 caused a major disruption to nurse training. So UNISON’s student nurses decided to form a network to find solutions
Employers must do more to protect staff
“When I graduated as a nurse, I took an oath to serve and uphold my vocation, even if there are hardships. It is my calling, and I can’t run from it.”
NHS needs put before annual gathering
Latest figures show that in England there are currently 39,000 nurse vacancies
Rise still leaves the NHS short of what’s needed
UNISON is urging MPs to highlight the urgent need for substantial investment in education and training for nurses and other healthcare staff. The call comes ahead of a special debate later today (Wednesday) in Parliament on the future of nurse education funding that, the union says, has been severely hit by cuts. The […]
UNISON members Michelle and Rachel are hoping a new law will help the thousands of people in desperate need of an organ transplant
Brexit has made many European nationals feel decidedly unwelcome
The House of Commons Health Committee publishes a report on the nursing workforce
It’s highly damaging that so many nurses are leaving the NHS so soon after qualifying.
NHS employees as a whole are struggling to survive on just their basic pay.