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.

News and information will be published on the homepage as it happens, so why not add this page to your favorites and check in regularly to find out what’s new.  You can also read items with ease on your smartphone.

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

Situations vacant in the new NHS

Leadership, innovation and the ability to inspire confidence in others are just some of the qualities sought by the Secretary of State for Health as he seeks to recruit high calibre candidates to the new NHS structure. Vacancies are currently … Read more → – Situations vacant in the new NHS

Long-term conditions stakeholders meet to discuss strategy

On 26 April the Department of Health met with another group of stakeholders to gather views on the long term conditions strategy it is drafting. Long-term conditions can affect many aspects of people’s lives, not just their health, so the … Read more → – Long-term conditions stakeholders meet to discuss strategy

Give your views on improving the quality of nursing care

The Nursing and Care Quality Forum’s aim is to help all those involved in providing nursing and care, in all care settings, to: deliver the fundamental elements of good care – compassion, dignity, respect and safety – first time, every … Read more → – Give your views on improving the quality of nursing care

Strengthening The Commitment: The Report of the UK Modernising Learning Disabilities Nursing Review

An expected rise in the number of people with learning disabilities means the nursing workforce will need to adapt, according to a new report published today. The report aims to ensure that people with learning disabilities of all ages have … Read more → – Strengthening The Commitment: The Report of the UK Modernising Learning Disabilities Nursing Review

CNO Bulletin: March / April 2012

Christine Beasley’s Voicepiece Nursing and Quality Care Forum International Nurses Day 12 May 2012 Maximising the school nursing contribution Health visitor early implementer sites How nurses can improve public health Developing the workforce of healthcare professionals Prime Minister’s Challenge on … Read more → – CNO Bulletin: March / April 2012