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Survey reveals how strained, under-staffed and under-pressure emergency departments are

Rory Deighton, Acute Lead at the NHS Confederation, responds to the Royal College of Emergency Medicine’s survey of A&E clinical leads.
6 July 2022, 9:47 pm

NHS Confederation responds to the resignations of the health secretary and the Chancellor

Matthew Taylor, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, responds to the resignations of Sajid Javid and Rishi Sunak from government.
5 July 2022, 7:22 pm

We’re seeing what it means for the NHS to ‘live with covid’

With COVID-19 on the rise again and new strains emerging, Layla McCay stresses that we must act on lessons learnt in readiness for the winter.
4 July 2022, 11:52 am

Net Zero green plans – how do we do governance?

Hear from NHS England’s national green team on detail of green plan governance do’s and don’ts and from ICS sustainability leads.
1 July 2022, 9:56 am

Integrated care systems (ICS)

On 1 July 2022, integrated care systems (ICSs) will become responsible by statute for planning and funding health and care services.
30 June 2022, 3:50 pm

Withdrawing GP practices from PCNs would be counterproductive

Matthew Taylor responds to a vote at the BMA’s Conference in Brighton encouraging GPs to withdraw from the PCN contract.
30 June 2022, 12:43 pm

New podcast series unpacks authentic leadership

Co-hosted by Peter Molyneux and Amy Hobson, the series explores authenticity in the workplace with perspectives from leaders who identity as LGBTQ+.
30 June 2022, 11:55 am

Primary care teams continue to carry out record levels of appointments

Ruth Rankine, director of primary care, comments on the latest GP appointment data.
30 June 2022, 11:02 am

NHS Confederation responds to the Health Foundation's warning of a workforce shortage in primary care

Ruth Rankine, director of primary care, responds to the Health Foundation’s latest analysis of general practice.
30 June 2022, 10:46 am

Letter to the Prime Minister

Matthew Taylor and Lord Victor Adebowale wrote to the Prime Minister calling for a national care worker minimum wage of £10.50 per hour.
30 June 2022, 10:36 am

Health disparities white paper

Ahead of the publication of the health disparities white paper, our members have identified four priorities it must reflect.
30 June 2022, 7:43 am

NHS leaders call for national minimum wage for social care to avoid staff exodus

Members are increasingly concerned that colleagues in social care can’t meet need due to workforce challenges – we’ve written to the Prime Minister.
30 June 2022, 7:07 am

New beginnings for the NHS

As integrated care systems today become statutory bodies, our new ICS Network director Sarah Walter shares her hopes for what is to come.
29 June 2022, 3:56 pm

When resource is there, the NHS evolves and delivers

Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation, Darren Hughes, focuses on NHS and social care finances in this month’s blog.
29 June 2022, 3:34 pm

Health and Wellbeing Alliance relaunches with new brand ahead of latest report

The Welsh NHS Confederation Health and Wellbeing Alliance relaunches with new branding and bigger membership than ever.
29 June 2022, 2:05 pm

NHS Confederation responds to Dr Navina Evans' appointment as Chief Workforce Officer at NHSE

Danny Mortimer responds to Dr Navina Evans appointment as Chief Workforce Officer at NHE England.
29 June 2022, 11:13 am

NHS leaders welcome digital health and care strategy

Dr Layla McCay responds to the publication of the Plan for Digital Health and Social Care.
29 June 2022, 5:00 am

Eye care services: an urgent call for reformation

A comprehensive national eye care strategy is needed to address fundamental issues in the system.
28 June 2022, 4:13 pm

Health and Wellbeing Alliance response to Health and Social Care Committee consultation on their priorities for the Sixth Senedd

Health and Wellbeing Alliance’s social care subgroup response to Health & Social Care Committee consultation on their priorities for the Sixth Senedd.
28 June 2022, 3:58 pm

Key actions to increase the effectiveness of suicide prevention in Wales

Briefing from Welsh NHS Confederation Policy Forum members in response to a consultation on suicide prevention.
28 June 2022, 3:53 pm