NHS

Movers and shakers: Protect, NHS, The Collective and Marshall Motors

Personnel Today’s first far-from-exhaustive listing of appointments in the HR world includes big moves at the Institute of Directors, which...

Physio pursues unfair dismissal claim while fighting deportation

9 Dec 2019

An NHS physiotherapist is fighting a Home Office attempt to remove her from the UK after being dismissed from her job.

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Northern Ireland health strike continues after pay offer rejected

6 Dec 2019

A fresh pay offer for health workers in Northern Ireland, who have been on strike for almost two weeks, has been rejected by unions.

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Main parties’ migration policies pose threat to NHS staffing

4 Dec 2019

Both the Conservatives’ and Labour’s migration policies would worsen understaffing in the NHS and social care, according to a report...

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Job website spots slump in searches for nursing roles

29 Nov 2019

Indeed has reported a steep decline in online searches for nursing jobs.

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Nurses

Acute nurse shortages revealed amid growing blame culture

28 Nov 2019

Staff shortages have led to the rise of a blame culture among nurses most of whom feel unable to provide the level of care they want to patients.

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Need for home care workers outstrips police and nurses

28 Nov 2019

As many as 90,000 home care workers for the over 65s are needed if the main parties’ manifesto pledges to...

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Conservative manifesto reveals plans to help UK workers ‘flourish’

25 Nov 2019

Boris Johnson has vowed to “invest in Britain’s people by giving them the tools and training to flourish in the 21st century”.

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Personnel Today Awards 2019: Financial Services Compensation Scheme achieves public sector D&I award

20 Nov 2019

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme scooped the Diversity & Inclusion (Public Sector) Award, sponsored by Civica, at the 2019 Personnel...

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Health leaders urge government not to increase immigration surcharge

20 Nov 2019

Leaders of the Royal College of Nursing, the Royal College of Physicians and the British Medical Association have written a...

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NHS to cover doctors’ tax bills to avoid staffing crisis

19 Nov 2019

The NHS in England is to cover the additional tax bills encountered by doctors in an attempt to encourage them...

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89-year-old wins £200,000 in compensation for age discrimination

18 Nov 2019

An 89-year-old former medical secretary who was unfairly dismissed from her post at Royal Berkshire Hospital has won £200,000 in...

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Labour would retain freedom of movement for NHS staff

13 Nov 2019

A Labour government, post-Brexit, would retain freedom of movement from the EU for NHS medical professionals, shadow health secretary Jonathan...

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Hospitals may seek to ward off winter crisis with cash offer to doctors

8 Nov 2019

To avoid a major winter crisis in the NHS in the coming months, hospitals in England have been urged to offer salary top-ups to senior doctors.

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Health sector sceptical of Johnson’s immigration plans

8 Nov 2019

Health workers hoping to take up jobs in the UK will benefit from preferential immigration processes with the introduction of...

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