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Nurses' 'anger' over agency shift ban

Members of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) have expressed their ‘anger’ over a ban on trusts employing agency nurses whose main employment is in their own trust or another NHS trust

Dawn of the Super Regulator

As plans to overhaul the current methods of professional regulation take shape, Abigail James outlines the various options available to the government and asks if a health super regulator is really the answer

‘Gathering storm’ for midwifery services

Rising levels of complexity in pregnancy, midwife shortages and financial constraints threaten to overstretch the maternity workforce, a report from the Royal College of Midwives has found


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