This guidance document sets out the availability of new funding in 2018/19 to further support delivery of the commitment set out in the General Practice Forward View (GPFV) to ensure an additional 5,000 extra doctors working in general practice by 2020.
This report sets out the results from the independent survey to assess the impact of the sleep in pay crisis on the future of social care. It finds 30% of people are likely to have their services disrupted in the next year
This report considers the Department of Health & Social Care’s role in overseeing the adult social care workforce and assesses whether the size and structure of the care workforce are adequate to meet users’ needs for care now, and in
Report jointly authored by The Picker Institute and The King’s Fund on the impact of pressure on staff as a result of the current pressures on the NHS. It finds that staff experience was associated with sickness absence rates, spend on agency
Report from the Royal College of Nursing that finds the current approach to workforce planning in England is fragmented and incomplete, with no clear national accountability for ensuring that nursing staff with the right skills arrive in the right parts of the health
This briefing outlines analysis relating to future workforce supply and legislation, research, regulation, cross border healthcare and public health.
Report from the House of Commons Health Select Committee that finds too little attention has been given to retaining the existing nursing workforce. It finds there are many causes for the shortfall in the nursing workforce, including workload pressures, poor access to continuing professional
Personal statements from new award holders in the Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards (ACCEA) 2017 rounds.
Report on an Office of Health Economics Seminar on NHS staffing markets and the use of temporary staff, specifically in the NHS provider sector, i.e. foundation trusts and NHS trust. (which include hospitals). It provides an overview of the NHS labour
Briefing from NHS Employers on the use of rotational posts as a recruitment, development and retention tool. To do so it offers a number of case studies.
This report illustrates the effect of good people management with an analysis of the National Health Service. The report found Trusts that made the most extensive use of good people management practices were over three times more likely to have the
This improvement resource outlines key steps to improving retention of clinical staff. It has distilled our advice from interviews with trust HR directors, directors of nursing and medical directors. It recognises that no one action will boost retention on its own – sustained action
General Medical Council report that analyses data on the medical workforce across the UK. It identifies a raft of challenges facing the medical profession today against a backdrop of an increasing and older population, and highlights four priorities for the
The gender pay gap shows the difference in the average pay between all men and women in a workforce. If a workforce has a particularly high gender pay gap, this can indicate that there may be a number of issues to deal
NHS Employers case study that describes how Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust used reward strategically to improve staff retention and reduce spending on temporary and agency staff.
Health Education England draft strategy that sets out the current workforce landscape, what has been achieved since 2012, the work underway and describe an approach to shaping the face of the NHS and social care workforce for the next two
This report maps out how employment is likely to change in the future – including the implications for skills – and anticipates a number of new occupations. The report finds: Around one-tenth of the workforce are in occupations that are likely
Report from the BMA that identifies the following measures are required to save general practice. Recurrent and sustainable funding and resources A workforce strategy that is recurrently funded to enable an expansion A sustainable, long-term indemnity package for general practice Enabling practices
Research study commissioned by Cancer Research research study to investigate the non-surgical oncology workforce of the UK. This is the first time UK-wide data has been collected on the non-surgical oncology workforce as a whole and it identifies gaps in the
Response that identifies the main policy areas affected by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU (and for which the Department of Health has the lead within Government) are the health and care workforce, medicines regulation and the supply chain, reciprocal healthcare and public