Sharp drop in EU nurse applications since Brexit

  • June 12th, 2017
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According to new figures, the number of nurses registering with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) since the EU referendum has dropped by 96%. In July last year, 1,304 nurses from the EU joined the NMC register, compared to just 46 in April this year. Alongside this, the number of EU trained nurses and midwives […]

Report shows over 90% of nurses and midwives have completed revalidation

  • August 16th, 2016
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New data shows that nine out of 10 midwives and nurses due to revalidate have completed the process. The first report from the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) shows that over 35,000 nurses and midwives have revalidated. Revalidation was introduced by the NMC in April this year and was the biggest change to the regulation […]