Many nurses and midwives feel unprepared and unsupported in first roles

More help needed from government and employers for new health staff

Prime Minister should admit the government’s made a big mistake on NHS pay, says UNISON

Staff shouldn’t pay price for pandemic costs

Ministers must give proper support to student nurses, says UNISON

Removing fees and giving financial help vital for trainees

NHS employers must “dig deep” to avoid spiral of exhaustion for health workers

Staff must not be left to burn out

How the Home Office is risking lives in the NHS

Despite massive NHS staff shortages, healthcare workers have been forced to return to their home countries during the pandemic

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

Extra support for NHS staff welcome but high vacancy levels don’t help, says UNISON

Allowing proper recovery time important too

Give all NHS staff a wage rise immediately of at least £2k, says UNISON

Staff deserve immediate wage lift from government

The government must invest in NHS staff too, says UNISON 

Sara Gorton says funding for early NHS staff pay rise needed as well as cash to prepare for Covid-19 resurgence

Turn appreciation and applause for NHS staff into an early wage rise, say health unions

Public want health pay rise straight away

Show your appreciation and thoughts for the NHS and key workers

UNISON joins /Together coalition to reconnect society

Facemask wearing for NHS staff and visitors in England

From Monday 15 June all staff in the NHS in England will need to wear facemasks at work, according to an announcement by the Secretary of State for Health on 5 June.

Catalogue of errors contributed to catastrophic care death toll, says UNISON

Care sector was out of sight, out of mind

Greater clarity needed from PM on plans to scrap immigration health surcharge

Government must remove charge for all healthcare settings

NHS Staff Council Guidance on COVID agreements for AfC overtime pay (England)

The NHS TU’s Blueprint released earlier this month referenced the importance of making sure all staff groups are paid properly for every hour they work during the COVID-19 period.

Health unions publish blueprint for the safe opening up of the NHS

UNISON and other health unions say NHS must continue to operate a safety-first approach