New guidance to support the Code

Published on 31 March 2015

To coincide with the revised Code, we have published new guidance

Our Raising Concerns guidance for nurses and midwives has been updated to reflect both the Code and changes to whistleblower legislation, which means that students are now protected by the law if they make a disclosure to us.

Social media is now addressed in the Code. Using social media responsibly is the focus of new guidance that explains in detail how to be careful when sharing information online..


Other recent news…

Overhaul of fitness to practise will support learning culture and enhance patient safety

Published on 04 April 2018

Today we have outlined plans to overhaul our approach to dealing with complaints about nurses and midwives.


Blog: Education programme update

Published on 19 February 2018

Geraldine Walters, Director of Education, Standards and Policy gives the latest on our education programme


Dr Geraldine Walters awarded CBE

Published on 31 December 2016

New Year Honours 2017