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Nursing 'faces sad reality of cuts'

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The Royal College of Nursing claims that 40,000 NHS posts are going to go in the next three years, and that 12% of the nursing workforce may be cut.

The RCN annual conference begins in Liverpool today, and its chief executive Dr Peter Carter considers the sector's future.


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