Welcome to the new, online, interactive CNO Bulletin pages providing you with up to the minute information on policy, leadership, events and a host of other resources – all to support you in delivering patient-focused, evidence-based, high quality care.

The bulletin now provides a new interactive platform, where you can comment on stories and contribute to discussions.

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For copies of the CNO Bulletin published before November 2011, see the CNO Bulletin archive.

First Director of Nursing for Public Health

The top nursing post for public health, which will provide leadership to the workforce and help the public to live healthy lives was announced today by Health Secretary Andrew Lansley. Professor Viv Bennett has been appointed as Director of Nursing … Read more → – First Director of Nursing for Public Health

Clinical Academic Research Training

The Clinical Academic Training Programme is part of the DH strategy for building research capacity and capability within the non-medical professions. This work is sponsored by the Chief Officers for Nursing, Allied Health Professions and Clinical Scientists. Dame Janet Finch led a … Read more → – Clinical Academic Research Training

New e-learning from SCIE – sexual, reproductive and mental health

SCIE has developed a unique new e-learning resource on sexual and reproductive health and abuse in the context of mental illness. The resource was launched today and can be accessed free of charge. The resource was designed to address the … Read more → – New e-learning from SCIE – sexual, reproductive and mental health

The Operating Framework for the NHS in England 2012/13

The Operating Framework for the NHS in England 2012/13, published on 24 November 2011, sets out the business and planning arrangements for the NHS. It describes the national priorities, system levers and enablers needed for NHS organisations to maintain and … Read more → – The Operating Framework for the NHS in England 2012/13

CNO Bulletin – November 2011

Christine Beasley’s Voicepiece Women’s choice about place of birth School Nursing Development Programme engages with young people School Nursing Development Programme: the modules Essex’s Safeguarding Children Clinical Network leads the way Mary Seacole Award winners NHS Evidence: an invaluable tool … Read more → – CNO Bulletin – November 2011