NEWS FROM THE WEB
- IN BRIEF. // People Management;12/5/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 24, p9
Presents news briefs on personnel management in Great Britain as of December 5, 2002. Decision of college unions to suspend strike actions; Publication of the government's green paper on pensions; Overview of a long-term pay deal for staff of Great Britain's National Health Service.
- Good week for... // Personnel Today;3/25/2008, p4
The article reports that more than one million health workers are now being paid through the Â£300 million British National Health Service electronic staff record project, which is the largest integrated HR and payroll system in the world. The British government has set up a new Â£13 million...
- PENSION PARITY. Birkinshaw, Ian // Nursing Standard;1/11/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p69
The author presents views and insights of a nursing student on the pension scheme and the need for them to let their voices be heard to prevent their pension rights being eroded. The author comments on the implementation of the pension scheme by the National Health Service (NHS). Significantly,...
- University researchers to test new community pharmacy service. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;4/14/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article provides information on the National Health Service community pharmacy scheme on testing and evaluating new medicines for the patients by the University of Nottingham in collaboration with the University College London and Warwick Business School in Great Britain.
- Ready to take NHS strategic role. Nelson, Paul // Personnel Today;10/29/2002, p8
Reports on the plans of Great Britain's Association of Healthcare Human Resource Management (AHHRM) to take on a strategic role towards modernizing National Health Service. Appointment of chief executives by the human resource healthcare body; Possible use of contacts by AHHRM president;...
- Staff survey prompts NHS body rethink. // Personnel Today;4/22/2003, p9
Reports that the National Health Service (NHS) Logistics Authority is restraining its managers in a bid to improve communication with staff. Efforts of the organization to be customer-focused; Emphasis of the NHS Logistics Authority on being attentive to its staff; NHS Logistics Authority's...
- HR body welcomes NHS opt-out plans. Willmott, Ben // Personnel Today;1/21/2003, p8
Reports that the Association of Healthcare Human Resource Management (AHHRM) has welcomed plans to allow Great Britain's National Health Services to opt-out of government control by becoming foundation trusts. Provisions under the government plans; Advantages of plans for AHHRM; Implementation...
- Trust slashes disciplinary cases by 75 per cent. Willmott, Ben // Personnel Today;8/19/2003, p7
Reports that disciplinary cases against National Health Service of Leeds, England has reduced by 75% following its introduction of a framework that encourages staff to take responsibility for their actions. High number of disciplinary cases against the staff of the trust; Personal...
- Disciplinary hearing over waiting list figures. // Public Finance;05/05/2000, p15
Reports that two National Health Service chiefs involved in a scandal over waiting lists are to face a disciplinary hearing in Great Britain. Case background; Scheduled date of the hearing.