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Responding to Dr Ruth May's appointment as Chief Nursing Officer for England

Response to appointment of new Chief Nursing Officer

Responding to Dr Ruth May’s appointment as Chief Nursing Officer for England, NMC interim Chief Executive, Sue Killen said: 

“I am delighted that Dr Ruth May has been appointed as the new Chief Nursing Officer for England. She is already a great ambassador for the nursing community and has a real depth of knowledge when it comes to what matters to nurses. I know Ruth will make a worthy successor to Professor Jane Cummings and I look forward to continuing to work closely with her in her new role.”

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