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MiP's 2014 conference was a huge success, with lively debate from top speakers and great delegates on topics including fair pay and the value of managers in the healthcare team. Click through for more details: MiP 2014


MiP offers members a wide range of personal and professional development opportunities. These include discounted university courses, masterclasses and access to specialist healthcare conferences at preferential rates...

Masterclasses and Conferences
MiP runs a variety of regional masterclasses and seminars. These are half-day interactive workshops specifically for healthcare managers. MiP has also developed partnerships to offer discounted access to healthcare conferences. Information about our events is emailed to members and posted on the website.

We have teamed up with Big Difference Company to deliver a series of seminars to promote Learning through Good Practice. They address two key topics -  how to work effectively with patients and the public and how to develop personal resilience to deal with challenging work programmes.

Learning through Good Practice events are taking place as follows:

27 March, 9am-12.30pm, Hillside, Leeds LS11 8ND
29 April, 1pm- 4.30pm, Unison office, Edinburgh
25 June, 1pm-4.30pm, Bristol (venue to be confirmed)
24 September, 1pm-4.30pm, Southampton (venue to be confirmed)

For more information and to register, contact Anna Peavitt on anna@bigdifferencecompany.co.uk.

Open University
We have teamed up with the Open University to provide accredited modules and qualifications ranging from certificates to a full Masters degree at a special discounted rate. We provide a range of healthcare courses and many more covering subjects such as employment law, finance, management and leadership. Click here for more details: Open University. This link takes you to the OU/MiP website.

Share your management skills
The Learning Zone is supported by the Union Learning Fund. MiP is continually developing its programme of learning initiatives for members, potential members and their teams. To find out how you can help to shape our programme, please contact Liz McCarten, MiP Learning Project Consultant, by emailing L.McCarten@miphealth.org.uk.

Join MiP

As specialists in healthcare management we provide expert employment advice and representation and fast access to legal services to make sure you are treated fairly. You also receive our quarterly magazine and have access to leadership networks.

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FDA Portfolio

MiP members get all the benefits provided by our sister unions. FDA has launched a portfolio of benefits offering a range of discounts, legal support and financial advice. Click through from the MiP members' area for details.

Employment rights

We provide a range of advice and information for healthcare managers on issues that affect your employment. We produce factsheets and briefings to keep you informed about your rights and opportunities.

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