UNISON Scotland campaigning for nurses and the wider health care team.

UNISON represents over 240,000 nurses, midwives and health visitors across the UK. We are committed to campaigning on behalf of the broad family of nursing and the wider health care team.

We have the largest team of national and regional officers who are experts and representatives of nurses.

Latest news

International Nurses Day 2020

This week, the union is celebrating the work that nurses, midwives and nursing associates do every day to help people ... Read More

Briefing 113 Draft Budget 2020-21

The Scottish Government draft budget for 2020/21 has been published. The spending total amounts to a real terms increase of ... Read More

Independent Inquiry: Mental Health Services in Tayside

The report from the inquiry onto mental health services in Tayside has now been published. This followed serious issues about ... Read More

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Latest documents

Doing the rounds – District Nurses survey – April 2016

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Service at risk of collapse needs significant investment It is evident from this UNISON survey and the work being carried ...

Proposed Independent National (Whistleblowing) Officer (INO) for NHS Scotland

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UNISON Scotland’s Submission to the Scottish Government Consultation on proposals for the introduction of the role of an Independent National ...

Briefing 072 Bargaining: Buurtzorg Care Model – Jan 2016

 Briefing 072 Bargaining: Buurtzorg Care Model - Jan 2016 Applying the Buurtzorg care model in Scotland Introduction Buurtzorg is a ...

Health Visitor Survey

Health Visitor Survey
As part of the Children and Young People Act (Scotland) 2014, Health Visitors have been designated to be the Named ...

Caring and learning and worried about money – student nurses survey – June 2015

Caring and learning and worried about money Survey of student nurses about work, money and learning - June 2015 Extract ...

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