The changes have been designed to ensure that nursing and midwifery professionals can join the UK workforce as quickly as...
Over £10,000 was paid in overtime they did not work.
The regulator plans to tackle the “negative perceptions” some nurses and midwives hold.
Physician associates and anaesthesia associates work alongside doctors to assist in the management of patients.
Multiple staff reported being "terrified" of raising concerns.
Incident investigators should also take into account the environment and pressures staff are working under.
While the Nursing and Midwifery Council achieved 22 out of 24 core standards, it fell short in two main areas.
Training should be specifically tailored to those working in care homes, schools and prisons in addition to hospitals and GP surgeries
The annual registration fee for nurses and midwives was last increased in 2015.
Over four-hundred nursing associates have joined the register in the past two months.
Contracts will not need to be changed and staff will not have to re-apply for their current positions.
The computer-based test will now cost £90 and the practical exam £794.
The cost of tests to join NMC register for overseas applicants are also to be cut
The nurse faced multiple misconduct charges in relation to the care she provided to Professor Hawking.
"Our new Fitness to Practise approach is designed to be more mindful of the impact of our processes on registrants"