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International Day of the Midwife

Published on 05 May 2021

Andrea Sutcliffe celebrates the outstanding efforts of midwives and midwifery students across the UK.


Latest newsletter for employers

Published on 30 April 2021

We've published our latest quarterly newsletter for employers.


NMC responds to Sir Simon Stevens stepping down from NHS England

Published on 29 April 2021

Read our response


Response to appointment of Sue Tranka as Chief Nursing Officer for Wales

Published on 29 April 2021

Read our response


NMC responds to UK-REACH study on health and care workers Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy

Published on 29 April 2021

Read our response


NMC honours health and care workers on international workers' memorial day

Published on 28 April 2021

Andrea Sutcliffe responds to the International Workers’ Memorial.


NMC responds to the PSA publication 'Learning from Covid-19'

Published on 15 April 2021

Andrea Sutcliffe responds to the PSA publication ‘Learning from Covid-19, a study of the actions taken by regulators in the first phase of the pandemic to July


NMC outlines proposals to modernise community and public health nursing standards

Published on 08 April 2021

Today, we launched a consultation on new draft education standards that build on ambitions for community and public health nursing in the UK.


NMC approves first ever further education college for nursing associate training

Published on 01 April 2021

Find out more about the approval


Public consultation launched on the NMC’s adopted standards of proficiency for prescribing practice

Published on 31 March 2021

Take part in the Royal Pharmaceutical Society's consultation


NMC seeking views on education programme standards

Published on 30 March 2021

Take part in our survey by 11 May 2021


NMC comments on the PSA's performance review for 2019 - 2020

Published on 29 March 2021

Andrea Sutcliffe comments on the Professional Standards Authority performance review of the NMC for 2019 – 2020.


Latest newsletters for midwives, nurses and nursing associates

Published on 26 March 2021

We've published our latest quarterly newsletters for midwives, nurses and nursing associates


NMC responds to NHS England's announcement about funding for maternity services

Published on 25 March 2021

Andrea Sutcliffe responds to the NHS England's announcement for maternity services funding


NMC response to publication of consultation on reform of professional regulation

Published on 25 March 2021

Read our response


NMC reviews post registration standards

Published on 24 March 2021

Andrea Sutcliffe comments on the NMC's review of the post registration standards.


NMC reflects on extraordinary time one year on from the first Covid-19 national lockdown

Published on 23 March 2021

Hear from those at the heart of the pandemic response


NMC seeks Fitness to Practise Committee panel members

Published on 22 March 2021

Are you passionate about making a difference?


NMC comments on the CQC's "Protect, respect, connect – decisions about living and dying well during COVID-19" report

Published on 18 March 2021

Matthew McClelland comments on the Care Quality Commissions report.


NMC Council to consider future use of new powers

Published on 17 March 2021

Find out more about the proposals

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