RCN: 'NHS is sleepwalking into a nursing crisis'

The RCN believes that the NHS is sleepwalking into a nursing crisis in England that is drawing closer as the size of the cuts increase.

If the Government continues on its current path it will find itself stranded in a perfect storm of an ageing population with increasing healthcare demands, but without the adequate nursing workforce to deal with it.

– Report from Royal College of Nursing's Frontline First campaign

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Warnings over NHS nursing crisis

More than 30,000 NHS jobs are at risk of being cut, the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has said.