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Updated: Unison votes to ballot members on industrial action

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 12:26
One of the largest healthcare unions Unison is to ballot its 460,000 health members over plans to take industrial action – including strike action – following the government’s imposed pay deal.
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BREAKING: Unison votes to ballot members on industrial action

Tue, 15/04/2014 - 12:26
One of the largest healthcare unions Unison is to ballot its 460,000 health members over plans to take industrial action – including strike action – following the government’s imposed pay deal.
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Serco boss to head up specialist hospital firm

Mon, 14/04/2014 - 17:16
A senior director at outsourcing giant Serco is to step down from her role to become the chief executive of the Huntercombe Group, a hospital and specialist care centre provider.
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Industrial action looms on NHS pay

Mon, 14/04/2014 - 11:04
The threat of industrial action by health workers over pay will come closer this week amid public support for higher wages in the NHS.
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Exclusive: Review set to probe standard of nurse training

Mon, 14/04/2014 - 08:00
A major review of nurse training England will be launched next month as part of the drive to push up standards of patient care, Health Service Journal can reveal.
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Exclusive: Study reveals NHS failure on diversity at senior levels

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 01:01
A new study has found the proportion of senior NHS positions held by people of black and minority ethnic backgrounds has barely changed in eight years, with progress towards better representation labelled as “glacial”.
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Winter pressures monies fund extra admissions

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 12:20
Performance against the four hour accident and emergency target did not improve in 2013-14, despite a huge political focus on the issue, as emergency admissions reached record levels, HSJ analysis has found.
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Exclusive: NMC to get new legal powers to re-open cases after Mid Staffs

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 13:00
The Nursing and Midwifery Council is to be granted new powers by the government to allow it to re-open closed fitness to practise cases, HSJ can reveal.
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Working time rules 'hit treatment'

Fri, 04/04/2014 - 11:38
Rules aimed at ensuring doctors do not work long hours are leading to cancelled operations and clinics for patients, a government-ordered review has found.
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Unison seeks ballot for NHS industrial action

Thu, 03/04/2014 - 18:48
The largest healthcare union has warned of a “winter of unrest for the NHS” as it revealed plans to ballot members for industrial action.
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Breaking: Unison seeks ballot for NHS industrial action

Thu, 03/04/2014 - 18:48
The largest healthcare union has warned of a “winter of unrest for the NHS” as it revealed plans to ballot members for industrial action.
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Bar on multiple directorships dropped to aid trust takeovers

Thu, 03/04/2014 - 12:46
The Department of Health plans to change the law to allow chairs of NHS trusts to serve on the boards of more than one organisation, in a move it says could smooth the takeover process for unsustainable providers.
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NHS pay deal will cost £150m say employers

Wed, 02/04/2014 - 12:06
The government’s decision to impose a pay deal on NHS staff will nevertheless cost the service an extra £150m a year, NHS Employers has told HSJ.
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Cameras for ambulance staff urged

Tue, 01/04/2014 - 11:19
Ambulance crews should carry body-worn CCTV cameras to prevent thousands of “disgraceful” assaults on frontline staff each year, according to a new report.
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Sir Robert Naylor to chair HSJ inquiry into future of NHS leadership

Mon, 31/03/2014 - 15:57
Stephen Dorrell among panel members
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Review reveals failings by nursing regulator in Mid Staffs cases

Mon, 31/03/2014 - 01:02
The Nursing and Midwifery Council failed to properly investigate 17 former nurses at the Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust according to an audit by the Professional Standards Authority.
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CQC set to run list of 'unfit' directors

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 14:16
A register of poorly performing NHS directors is to be set up and maintained by the Care Quality Commission to prevent “unfit” managers working and moving between health and care providers.
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Female GPs outnumber male counterparts

Thu, 27/03/2014 - 08:43
Female GPs have outnumbered male GPs for first time, according to official figures.
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Exclusive: Hunt opens door to wider pay reform negotiations

Wed, 26/03/2014 - 12:30
Jeremy Hunt has suggested the government would be willing to drop its call for a freeze on incremental pay progression
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Exclusive: 'Cost neutral' Francis policy has cost £2.5m

Wed, 26/03/2014 - 10:18
More than £2.5m is being spent piloting a government scheme to make aspiring student nurses work as healthcare assistants for a year before university courses
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