EL (88) P 171: Grading of Nursing and Midwifery staff – Abolition of allowances for additional responsibilities/qualifications – Department of Health and Social Security

Historical circular abolishing 4 allowances: Enrolled nurse responsibility allowance in hospitals other than psychiatric and maternity hospitals. Sexually transmitted disease nursing assistant responsibility allowance Enrolled nurse district nurse training allowance Midwife tutor responsibility allowance

Standing up for patient and public safety: England Policy Report – Royal College of Nursing

Royal College of Nursingreport that describes the lack of clear roles, responsibilities and accountability for workforce planning and supply in England. In reality, this means that the health and care workforce is not growing in line with increasing population need