Open Letter to the NMC: Please support Trans Rights

Woman’s Place UK recently submitted a petition to the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), asking the NMC to withdraw its participation in Stonewall’s Diversity Champions Programme. We have taken some time to prepare and consult with healthcare staff, including members of the trans community, regarding the petition before responding. The Stonewall Diversity Champions Programme is the … Continued

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Three Strikes We’re Out Protest

👇🏽 Nurses and our Supporters we need you! 👇🏽 We’re asking frontline nurses and their supporters to meet with us outside Sajid Javid’s office at 15:00 on Saturday 11th September 🏢 His office’s address is 18 High Street, Bromsgrove, B61 8HQ 📋 We’ve sent him a letter which you can read below asking him to … Continued

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Nurses of Colour: Statement on attacks on unarmed Palestinians

Israeli security forces have attacked unarmed Palestinians while they were praying in one of Islam’s holiest mosques in Jerusalem during the last few nights of Ramadan. There were reports that security forces then prevented paramedics from reaching protesters who were injured, and that Israeli security forces stormed a medical clinic treating the injured with stun … Continued

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UNISON General Secretary elections

Nurses United is not affiliated to any one specific union however we encourage all our members to join one. As an organisation we have been leading on the #NHSPay15 campaign with the Facebook group ‘NHS workers say No‘. While Nurses United represents nurses, the #NHSPay15 campaign fights for a pay rise for all NHS workers. … Continued

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