RCN publishes framework for safeguarding children and young people

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31 January 2019
Source: Royal College of Nursing

The Royal College of Nursing (RCN), alongside over 20 health organisations including the Royal College of General Practitioners, Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Institute of Health Visitors, has today published new safeguarding guidance for healthcare staff responsible for the care and protection of children and young people. Called ‘Safeguarding Children and Young People: Roles and Competencies for Healthcare Staff’

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The Royal College of Ophthalmologists receives new funding to support eye health workforce development

1 February 2018
Source: Royal College of Ophthalmologists

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists has received funding to develop the Ophthalmology Common Clinical Competency Framework (OCCCF) to become a reality, enabling further development of an ophthalmology-led multidisciplinary workforce to meet the increasing demands on the hospital eye service. The RCOphth will lead on this collaborative project with the Royal College of Nursing, the College of Optometrists, British and Irish

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