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Q&A The RCN's Peter Carter

The RCN's chief executive and general secretary discusses the focus on primary care nurses, their pay, and training and developing the workforce with Rita Som.

Engaging with revalidation

The NMC's public consultation into the revalidation of nurses closed on Monday 31 March. Approximately 6500 submissions were received from individual members of the profession.

Appraisals and revalidation

When you hear that your appraisal is due, it sends fear into the heart of even the most 'hardened' and experienced nurses. More forms to fill in and then a dreaded face-to-face meeting with your boss. And it often seems as though all of this is just to ti

Fitness to practise

At the time of going to press, the NMC Council will have just commenced a meeting at which they will discuss changes to nurse revalidation, and the options available.

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