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Majority of frontline staff protecting others by getting vaccinated

Dr Layla McCay comments on the latest data showing the COVID-19 and flu vaccination uptake among frontline healthcare staff.
28 October 2021, 10:44 am

SAS contract reform 2021 – Choice Exercise Pay Modeller

A pay modelling tool has been developed to reflect changes and support specialty doctors in considering the new contract during the choice window.
28 October 2021, 8:30 am

“The best service the NHS has offered yet”: Why medicines optimisation is beneficial for the NHS budget and people’s health

With medicines optimisation costs increasing, effective approaches are needed at national, systems and place levels with ICSs playing a key part.
27 October 2021, 7:39 pm

Welcome investment but delivery difficult without community workforce

Community Network chair Andrew Ridley responds to the Budget and Spending Review announcement.
27 October 2021, 6:42 pm

Complacent government messaging on COVID-19 risks fight against the virus

Precautionary steps must be taken now to prevent more severe measures being reintroduced to stop the spread of COVID-19.
27 October 2021, 4:16 pm

NHS Confederation responds to Spending Review

Danny Mortimer responds to the Budget and Spending Review
27 October 2021, 1:44 pm

The challenge is on

This winter will be unlike any other and the health and care system must pull together to tackle the challenges it brings.
27 October 2021, 10:42 am

ICS Governance and the role of NEDs – a practical guide

Get an overview of the governance structures of ICS and some practical actions for non-executive directors
27 October 2021, 9:54 am

New statutory guidance on working with people and communities

This webinar will give an outline of new ICB guidance and discuss how the voices of people and communities can be put at the heart of decision-making
27 October 2021, 9:18 am

NHS backlog could take even longer to clear without immediate social care funding, warn council and health leaders

We have joined forces with the LGA to call on the Chancellor to use the Spending Review to provide genuinely new money for social care.
27 October 2021, 8:26 am

Autumn Budget and Spending Review 2021

Summary and analysis of the Budget and Spending Review 2021 and the implications for health and care.
27 October 2021, 7:44 am

Mental health faces the toughest three years in living memory

While additional funding announced to the NHS is apportioned across the system, we must recognise not just physical health, but mental health too.
26 October 2021, 5:07 pm

Response to DHSC consultation on making vaccination a condition of deployment

Read and download our response to the Department of Health and Social Care’s (DHSC) consultation on making vaccination a condition of deployment.
26 October 2021, 2:14 pm

Staff are the most important thing in the NHS

Darren Hughes, director of the Welsh NHS Confederation, responds to Audit Wales’ report on NHS staff wellbeing during the pandemic.
26 October 2021, 8:15 am

NHS Confederation responds to HM Treasury announcement on NHS investment in the Spending Review

HM Treasury has announced ahead of the Spending Review this week that £5.9 billion will be invested in the NHS to help tackle the elective backlog.
24 October 2021, 7:32 pm

Increase in demand for mental health support is being felt across the system

Mental health problems in England are growing at an alarming rate causing unprecedented strain not just on mental health services, but all healthcare.
22 October 2021, 8:57 pm

NHS leaders know only too well that health and social care services are closely interlinked

Matthew Taylor says that healthcare leaders know that health and social care services are closely interlinked so when one suffers so does the other.
22 October 2021, 2:53 pm

Recognising the role independent providers play in integrated care systems

Independent providers and the NHS must take an ‘all shoulders to the wheel’ approach to integrated care, or risk doing patients a disservice.
22 October 2021, 1:40 pm

Introducing the Health and Care LGBTQ+ Leaders Network

A new a social movement comprising LGBTQ+ people and allies from a wide range of roles across health and care.
22 October 2021, 9:56 am

Building unity and solidarity to amplify voices

Chair of the steering group for the BME Leadership Network, Richard Stubbs, shares his pride in his role and the network’s purpose.
22 October 2021, 9:54 am