Tagged: Chief Nursing Officer

Jane Cummings’ voicepiece

I would firstly like to wish you all a belated Happy New Year and congratulate the nurses and midwives recognised in the Queen’s New Year Honours list. I would also like to thank everyone for their support since I took … Read more → – Jane Cummings’ voicepiece

Government launches new vision for NHS nursing care

A new compassionate caring vision for nurses is launched today at the Chief Nursing Officer’s conference in Manchester. The vision is based around six values – care, compassion, courage, communication, competence and commitment. The vision aims to embed these values, … Read more → – Government launches new vision for NHS nursing care

Jane Cummings’ voicepiece

Our commitment to improve I want to use my position a Chief Nursing Officer for England to make a positive difference – for patients and for our profession. We have an opportunity to shape the way nurses and midwives work … Read more → – Jane Cummings’ voicepiece

Jane Cummings’ Voicepiece

This is my first bulletin as Chief Nursing Officer for England and I would like to start by paying tribute to the fantastic legacy left by my colleague Dame Christine Beasley. Her first challenge on becoming CNO in October 2004 … Read more → – Jane Cummings’ Voicepiece

Christine Beasley’s Voicepiece

I am delighted that Jane Cummings, previously Director of Nursing at NHS North, has been appointed as Chief Nursing Officer on the NHS Commissioning Board. At the beginning of the year Viv Bennett, previously my Deputy Chief Nursing Officer, was … Read more → – Christine Beasley’s Voicepiece