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Strategists, Regulators & Policy Makers

Many MiP members have jobs that involve developing policies and strategies, or producing or responding to regulations – both in strategy and business development roles for NHS trusts and boards, CCGs, private hospitals and other delivery bodies, and in the national bodies that oversee and regulate the UK’s health and care services.

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In NHS England, for example, we have large numbers of members working to strengthen professional leadership and practice on topics such as finance, nursing, specialised commissioning and organisational development; others focus on strengthening transparency and management information, operating in technical fields such as informatics. 

With the NHS Improvement family of organisations, MiP members occupy a range of system leadership roles – improving practice on matters such as transformation strategies, operational productivity, regional operations and patient experience. And in quality control and risk management bodies such as the CQC, many work as inspectors and senior executives.

Whilst these examples call on English organisations and structures, MiP also has members within strategic and policy making roles within Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland – including some civil service employees, such as those working in health roles for the Welsh Government.

Finally, some MiP members work in strategy roles for private and voluntary health service providers, and for social care providers contracted by local authorities. 
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MiP has called for NHS England to give assurances and support to board-level managers affected by latest government shake-up of the NHS, after they were excluded from the "employment committment" offered to other staff.

06 May 2021 | By Craig Ryan
News

MiP responds to today's announcement that Simon Stevens is stepping down as chief executive of NHS England.

29 April 2021 | By MiP
News
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One MiP member explains how professional support from MiP’s Pete Lowe helped him to navigate a tricky situation while moving to a new employer.

16 March 2021 | By MiP
Casework
Henrietta Hughes 2021

NHS National guardian Henrietta Hughes introduces a new e-learning package, and explains how line managers can foster a listening culture that supports staff who want to speak up.

12 March 2021 | By Henrietta Hughes
Analysis & opinion
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Help us to give the Pay Review Body the full picture on NHS pay by taking part in our members' survey.

17 February 2021 | By MiP
News
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The government has announced that it is revoking the controversial £95k cap on public sector exit payments, introduced last November.

12 February 2021 | By MiP
News
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MiP welcomes the principles behind the NHS white paper but warns that it could be a dangerous distraction from fighting the pandemic.

11 February 2021 | By MiP
Press Release
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This pandemic has seen unprecedented investment in the health and wellbeing of NHS staff. MiP wants to make sure it's one legacy of the crisis.

05 February 2021 | By Jon Restell
Leading Edge

MiP has welcomed new government plans to speed up the devolution of health and care, and put England’s embryonic integrated care systems on a firm statutory footing.

06 January 2021 | By Mercedes Broadbent
Analysis & opinion

MiP has welcomed new government plans to speed up the devolution of health and care, and put England’s embryonic integrated care systems on a firm statutory footing.

05 January 2021 | By Mercedes Broadbent
Analysis & opinion
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Managers welcome many proposals in the government’s NHS white paper, but poor timing, confusion over how the new system will work and vague threats of renewed political interference leave plenty of room for scepticism.
7th May 2021
By Craig Ryan
Analysis & opinion
MiP has called for NHS England to give assurances and support to board-level managers affected by latest government shake-up of the NHS, after they were excluded from the "employment committment" offered to other staff.
6th May 2021
By Craig Ryan
News

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