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NHS pension scheme: government response to consultation

The government response to the consultation on draft NHS pension scheme regulations is published. The draft regulations were confirmed with some proposals modified or withdrawn based on the comments received. This document provides a summary of the consultation findings and … Read more → – NHS pension scheme: government response to consultation

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Website update

The NHS Commissioning Board is to take over responsibility for communicating with all NHS staff from 1 April 2013. As a result, from 26 March 2013, this AHP Bulletin website will no longer be updated and these pages will be … Read more → – Website update

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Mental Health Awareness Week

For one week each May, The Mental Health Foundation campaigns around a specific theme for Mental Health Awareness Week. The theme for this year’s campaign, which runs from 13-19 May, will be physical activity and exercise, highlighting the impact they … Read more → – Mental Health Awareness Week

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Karen Middleton to Chief AHP post at Commissioning Board

Karen Middleton CBE, Chief Health Professions Officer at the Department of Health (DH), will be taking up the new Chief AHP role at the NHS National Commissioning Board (NHS CB) on 1 April 2013.  Shelagh Morris OBE, AHP Officer at … Read more → – Karen Middleton to Chief AHP post at Commissioning Board

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AHP Advisory Fitness for Work Report launched

The new Allied Health Professions (AHP) Advisory Fitness for Work Report is now available. This complements the existing Statement of Fitness for Work used by GPs to determine if patients can remain in work or need to be signed off. … Read more → – AHP Advisory Fitness for Work Report launched

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