Nursing, midwifery and care staff

Nursing, midwifery and care staff are leading transformational change across health and care and have a key contribution to delivering the NHS Long Term Plan.

Chief Nursing Officer for England

The Chief Nursing Officer for England has set out her key vision for nursing, midwifery and care staff working in both health and care.

Policy matters

Find out about current and future policy and strategy relevant to nursing and midwifery colleagues.

Research and evidence

The Research Portfolio is a collection of research examples that demonstrate the contribution that nursing, midwifery and care staff can make to the transformation of health and care and their key contribution to delivering the Long Term Plan.

Chief Midwifery Officer

Learn about this new role and the work to improve care for new and expectant mothers and their children and promote safer births in England.

What will patients get out of the NHS Long Term Plan?

The NHS has written a Long Term Plan so it can be fit for the future. It’s based on the experiences of patients and our NHS workforce. We asked some of the experts what they thought about the NHS Long Term Plan.

News and blogs

England’s top nurse to recruit NHS ‘social media influencers’ to extend the reach of NHS App

The search is on for nurses and other health professionals across England to become the face of the NHS App on social media and in their communities, helping people to take back control of their own health. England’s Chief Nursing Officer, Ruth May, today launched the drive to find 10 passionate NHS ambassadors including nurses, […]