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18 November, London WC1

We've got a great line-up of speakers joining us at our tenth anniversary conference.
Click through to register and to see the programme: MiP2015

MEDIA CENTRE Wed 25 Nov 2015


False economies define spending review

Commenting on the Spending Review, MiP chief executive Jon Restell said

'Ministers have created a false division between direct patient care and other NHS functions. NHS services are delivered by one team working together – frontline services depend on back office staff to deliver safe and effective patient care. Kick the back office and the frontline gets bruised.'

NEWS Fri 20 Nov 2015

 Jon Restell

Stop sabotaging the frontline - free the back office

MiP chief executive issues warning to system leaders

Speaking at MiP's national conference on Wednesday, MiP chief executive Jon Restell warned that constant attacks on back office services were damaging frontline services and putting patient safety at risk.

NEWS Mon 09 Nov 2015


Respect for NHS managers - MiP's 10th anniversary conference

18 November 2015, Congress Centre, London WC1B 3LS

Book now for our tenth anniversary conference. It's free to attend for MiP members and CPD certified. There's a great line up of speakers, masterclasses and discussion groups on key issues. Click through for details and to register.

NEWS Fri 16 Oct 2015


NHS managers warn of adverse impact of trade union reforms

Managers have warned that the government’s Trade Union Bill could harm industrial relations and potentially harm patients

As the TU Bill goes through its committee stage in the Commons, senior managers in the NHS have warned that the proposals could pose a threat to the strong partnership working we have developed over the years. This is backed up by the responses to our survey which reveal widespread concern about the proposals

NEWS Fri 25 Sep 2015


Healthcare Manager - latest issue out now

The latest issue of MiP's magazine is on its way to members

This issue focuses on line managers - with excellent advice from interviewee Tricia Hart, top tips on how to be a great manager from Karen Lynas and the latest on staff wellbeing from Derek Mowbray

MiP BLOG Mon 14 Sep 2015


Trade union bill will undermine patient care

MiP's chief executive, Jon Restell, explains what's wrong with the Government's plans from an NHS perspective

Trade unions represent staff views, negotiate decent conditions and ensure employers behave themselves and act fairly. Employers value the role of unions because it helps everyone to deliver great patient care. The bill will undermine effective industrial relations in the NHS and with it, patient care.

NEWS Thu 27 Aug 2015


Election of MiP national committee

Nominations open for the committee for the 2016-2017 term

Elections are now taking place for MiP's national committee to take office from January 2016 to December 2017. Click through for details and nomination forms

NEWS Thu 06 Aug 2015


Check off law would undermine partnership in the NHS

MiP responds to government announcement on union subscriptions in the public sector

The government's irresponsible assault on an uncontroversial arrangement would undermine the strong partnership between unions and employers in the NHS

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