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18 November, London WC1

Our tenth anniversary conference was a huge success, with great contributions from speakers and delegates. 

Click through to see photos and presentations MiP2015

NEWS Fri 12 Feb 2016

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FDA executive committee and president elections 2016

Information about nominations and deadline of 11 March 2016

Managers in Partnership (MiP) is a section of FDA (as well as a national branch of UNISON). MiP members are entitled to stand and vote in elections for FDA's president and executive committee, on which MiP has four seats.

NEWS Fri 12 Feb 2016

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What should managers ask politicians in May?

MiP members in Scotland are preparing for the Holyrood election

Don't miss your opportunity to shape the union's contribution to the key debates about health and care and NHS managers.

NEWS Fri 12 Feb 2016


Pensions seminars: Aberdeen (16 Feb) and Edinburgh (17 Feb)

Three seminars for members and non-members

MiP's link members in NHS Grampian and NHS National Services Scotland have arranged seminars about changes to NHS pensions and how these will affect you.

MEDIA CENTRE Thu 11 Feb 2016


Huge mistake to impose contract on junior doctors, warns managers' union

MiP responds to today's government announcement

'Imposition of the contract will damage the vital good will of junior doctors, long after the eventual end of this dispute. The government's approach also poisons the well of generally good industrial relations across all NHS staff groups.'

NEWS Tue 09 Feb 2016

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Show everyone what trade unions mean to you

MiP is encouraging members to get stuck into #heartunions week, 8 - 14 February throughout the UK

Senior managers in health and care value their own trade union membership and the positive role trade unions play in the workplace for the benefit of patient care.

NEWS Fri 05 Feb 2016


Focus on saving jobs, not cutting redundancy pay, urge healthcare managers

MiP responds to today's further consultation on public sector exit payments

‘What patients want to know is how the government will keep people with the right skills to treat them, not how it will cut average redundancy payments by a few percentage points.’

MEDIA CENTRE Fri 05 Feb 2016


Carter report is not the last word on NHS costs or funding, says MiP

The union for senior healthcare managers responds to the final report of the Carter Review

MiP welcomes the report but warns it will not bridge the gap in health and care funding. The union also expresses fears that the review may lead to a loss of valuable management skills and capacity, precisely when they are needed to deliver efficiency.

MiP BLOG Tue 02 Feb 2016


Tipster: 10 things you need to know about staff surveys

Katherine Bassey writes for MiP on how to put yourself in poll position

An employee survey won’t sort out all your organisational ills, but a well-designed one will give you insight and direction — as long as you act on what you find. These tips will prepare you well

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