Over a million people in England work for the NHS, providing high quality care every day. The government, providers, NHS arm's length bodies, unions, professional colleges, and regulators all have a role to play in workforce matters and employment relations. Providers need a workforce that has the right numbers, skills, values and behaviours if they are to deliver high quality care for patients and service users.

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14 Sep 2021

NHS Providers performance report September 2021

NHS Providers seventeenth edition of the biannual performance report, reflecting on March 2021 to September 2021.

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09 Sep 2021

The Provider Podcast - NHS Communicators: Stepping it up

We're back! In this episode of The Provider Podcast Adam Brimelow speaks with Carrie-Ann Wade and Daniel Reynolds on NHS Communications and the upcoming NHS Communicate events.

26 Aug 2021

More must be done to create a truly inclusive working culture in the NHS

Saffron Cordery responds to the British Medical Association's 'Sexism in medicine' report.

20 Aug 2021

Mental health workforce must be properly funded and developed to meet rising demand for care

Saffron Cordery responds to the new report from the Nuffield Trust 'Understanding the mental health clinical support workforce'.

20 Aug 2021

A framework for the future – calling for evidence

Dr Navina Evans discusses Health Education England's call for evidence to review the long-term strategic needs for the health and social care workforce, and providers' opportunity to contribute.

Navina EvansNavina Evans
13 Aug 2021

Trust leaders strongly welcome changes to the rules on self-isolation for double jabbed close contacts

Chris Hopson responds to the confirmation that self-isolation will be removed for double jabbed close contacts from 16 August.

28 Jul 2021

NHS Providers strongly welcomes new NHS England chief executive

Chris Hopson responds to the announcement that Amanda Pritchard is the new Chief Executive for NHS England and NHS Improvement.

27 Jul 2021

NHS Providers responds to the General Medical Council's 2021 national training survey report

Saffron Cordery responds to the publication of the General Medical Council's national training survey report.

27 Jul 2021

Our eight-point plan to ensure the NHS gets the funding it so desperately needs

Chris Hopson discusses the challenges facing the NHS and the need for the health service to get the funding it needs to tackle them.

Chris HopsonChris Hopson
27 Jul 2021

Government must act as NHS pressures match height of the pandemic

Chris Hopson comments on NHS Providers' letter to the prime minister, chancellor, health secretary and chief executive of NHS England setting out a combination of pressures facing the NHS.

26 Jul 2021

Public accounts committee's focus on workforce planning welcome

Saffron Cordery responds to the new public accounts committee's (PAC) Initial lessons from the government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic report.

22 Jul 2021

NHS Pay rise must be fully funded

Chris Hopson responds to reports concerning funding for the 3% pay award for most NHS staff.

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