19 November, London WC1

MiP's 2014 conference was a huge success, with lively debate and contributions from top speakers and great delegates on a range of topics including fair pay and the value of managers in the healthcare team.
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MEDIA CENTRE Mon 24 Nov 2014


Health workers start second week of action for fair pay

MiP and other NHS unions call on Hunt to treat NHS workers fairly

It’s not easy for NHS workers to take strike action – but it’s the only way to get our message across. The Government should listen to the independent pay review bodies and pay NHS staff a fair pay rise – they did it for other public service workers.

MiP BLOG Fri 21 Nov 2014


Ray Rowden - an appreciation

Jon Restell blogs about a friend, mentor and comrade

'Ray had a positive, direct personal impact on me and on many other people. Our horizons were stretched, our self belief strengthened and our lives enriched. That’s not a bad legacy for anyone.'

NEWS Thu 20 Nov 2014


Managers matter in the NHS

MiP annual conference Wednesday 19 November 2014

Thanks to all who came to our conference yesterday - it was a huge, energising success. The message from conference is clear - let the healthcare team get on with delivering high quality care. And don't pretend you can do it without the managers.

MiP BLOG Fri 07 Nov 2014


Never Again?

Our chief executive, Jon Restell, ends the week with news and views

Change is inevitable, change is constant. But not every change has to be structural and people need time and space to make change work. NHS staff and organisations should take this message into the general election.

MiP BLOG Fri 31 Oct 2014


Reasons to be cheerful…

MiP’s Marisa Howes looks forward to our conference on 19 November

You couldn’t get more topical than MiP’s 2014 conference – we’ve got a great line-up, masterclasses and discussion groups on the hot topics for healthcare managers. Click through for more information and to register

MiP BLOG Fri 24 Oct 2014


MiP on Friday: Viewin' the View ... with apologies to Betty Boo

Our chief executive, Jon Restell, ends the week with news and views

This week's Five Year Forward View 'makes the strongest statement possible – short of Simon Stevens joining a picket line - that the policy of pay restraint is unsustainable. NHS pay must rise as wages across the economy rise'.

NEWS Wed 22 Oct 2014


MiP meeting on NHS England restructuring in London

Friday 24 October, 1.30 – 2.30pm, Room 401, 4th floor Southside, London SW1 6QT

Come along to this MiP/Unison drop-in session at NHS England’s London office to discuss the organisational alignment consultation. Open to members and those thinking of joining.

MiP BLOG Fri 17 Oct 2014


MiP on Friday: Cheap populism about managers' pay

Our chief executive, Jon Restell, ends the week with news and views

This blog challenges the narrative about NHS senior managers getting higher pay rises than nurses and the number of executives earning more than £100,000. It calls on unions to focus their fire on the government and campaign together for fair pay including the living wage

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