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.
Our new briefing looks at the findings of our recent survey about the impact of pensions taxation on NHS leaders as part of our efforts to secure a full and fair solution for NHS staff.
Our briefing examines how trusts are working with their staff and local partners to enable the workforce to adapt to new ways of collaborative working.
Our new report provides an overview of how the sector is performing and explores the challenges it faces as providers work towards delivering the NHS long term plan.
Miriam Deakin comments on NHS Providers' survey on the impact the rising cost of living is having on NHS, staff and patients.
NHS Providers have published a new survey of NHS trusts leaders on the impact rising living costs are having on the health service, staff and patients.
Miriam Deakin responds to health and care policy pledges made at the Labour Party's annual conference.
Miriam Deakin responds to findings within the 'State of Black Britain Report' by the Black Equity Organisation.
Saffron Cordery responds to the energy costs support package announced by the prime minister today.
Saffron Cordery responds to the appointment of Thérèse Coffey as the new health and social care secretary and deputy prime minister.
Saffron Cordery responds to the election of Liz Truss as the new leader of the Conservative Party and impending appointment as the next prime minister.
Saffron Cordery responds to figures from NHS Digital that there are now 132,139 full time equivalent vacancies across the NHS.
Sarah White discusses the need for urgent government action on the pay award for NHS staff.
Saffron Cordery says nobody in the NHS wants people hanging on for treatment, as a newspaper poll reveals what people think should be top NHS priorities for the new prime minister.
Saffron Cordery and Siobhan Melia, chair of the Community Network, comment on the impact of recent increases to fuel prices on community staff.
Saffron Cordery comments on a new report by the Community Network, hosted by NHS Confederation and NHS Providers, on workforce shortages in community healthcare.