NHS needs major capital boost and PFI buy-back rights
NHS needs major capital boost and PFI buy-back rights
by Steve Brown
11 September 2019

NHS capital should be increased by £5.5bn a year to end the neglect of the NHS estate, according to a report from the IPPR.

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Government unveils plans to tackle pension tax issue
Government unveils plans to tackle pension tax issue
by ​ Seamus Ward
10 September 2019

The Department of Health and Social Care has unveiled its proposals to give senior clinicians greater flexibility in their pension contributions in a bid to tackle a tax issue that is affecting patient services.

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Education to receive extra £200m in 2020/21
Education to receive extra £200m in 2020/21
by Seamus Ward
04 September 2019

Health Education England (HEE) funding is to grow by around £200m next year – most of which will be used to fund continuing professional development.

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Spending to rise, but critics warn long-term solutions needed
Spending to rise, but critics warn long-term solutions needed
by Seamus Ward
03 September 2019

​The chancellor has unveiled real-terms increases in health and social care budgets for 2020/21, though they were labelled immediately as a 'sticking plaster' by the NHS Confederation.

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Guidance highlights options ahead of pension changes
Guidance highlights options ahead of pension changes
by Steve brown
01 September 2019

New guidance from NHS Employers outlines optional local measures that employers can take to support staff affected by pension tax issues.

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