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Latest newsletter for nurses and nursing associates

Published on 21 January 2022

Hear more about how person-centred care is vital


A joint letter from the CNOs and NMC to directors of nursing across the UK

Published on 11 January 2022

Read our joint letter with the UK’s Chief Nursing Officers


Jean White appointed to lead education programme standards steering group

Published on 11 January 2022

Read our statement below


NMC seeks new Council member for Scotland

Published on 11 January 2022

Find out more below


Celebrating those in the New Year Honours list

Published on 31 December 2021

NMC congratulates nursing and midwifery professionals recognised in the New Year Honours


Temporary register reopens to internationally trained nurses

Published on 22 December 2021

From today, employers can nominate international recruits who have started their NMC pathway but not yet joined the permanent register.


NMC publishes Workforce Race Equality Standard and pay gap reports

Published on 17 December 2021

Find out more about our Workforce Race Equality Standard and pay gap reports.


Congratulations to the new Chief Nursing Officer for Scotland

Published on 17 December 2021

Professor Alex McMahon has been appointed as Chief Nursing Officer for Scotland


Latest newsletter for educators

Published on 17 December 2021

We’ve published our latest quarterly newsletter for educators


NMC response to 'The state of medical education and practice in the UK' report

Published on 15 December 2021

Read our response


Survey confirms important role of professionals on Covid-19 temporary register

Published on 09 December 2021

See the latest insight from our temporary register


Joint statement from chief executives of statutory regulators of health and social care professionals

Published on 08 December 2021

How we will continue to regulate during the Covid-19 pandemic


Latest newsletter for employers

Published on 01 December 2021

Hear from Fiona Millington, chief nurse at Florence, about her experience supporting nurses through the fitness to practise process.




NMC welcomes PSA Performance Review for 2020-2021

Published on 23 November 2021

Professional Standards Authority publishes its performance review of the NMC for 2020–2021.


NMC responds to Baby Lifeline's Mind the Gap report

Published on 23 November 2021

Read our response below


Discrimination in health and care: learning from a recent fitness to practise case

Published on 17 November 2021

Find out more


Nursing and midwifery register grows amid pressure on services

Published on 16 November 2021

See the latest data from our register


NMC congratulates new Chief Midwifery Officer

Published on 11 November 2021

Read our statement below

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