Monthly Archives: March 2013

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 The draft regulations were confirmed with some proposals modified or withdrawn based on the comments received.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

Be Clear on Cancer: plans for 2013/14

Provisional plans for 2013/14 for campaigns to promote earlier diagnosis of cancer have been announced alongside an update on key evaluation results from some of the campaigns to date. The 2013/14 programme will begin with a national reminder lung cancer … Read more → – Be Clear on Cancer: plans for 2013/14

NHS communications from 1 April 2013

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 Chief Nursing Officer bulletin website will no longer be updated and these pages … Read more → – NHS communications from 1 April 2013

Mental Health Awareness Week 13-19 May 2013

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 13-19 May 2013

Chief Nursing Officer Bulletin March 2013

CNO Bulletin – this is not the end! NHS Change Day Personal health budgets QNI statement in response to Mid Staffordshire Domestic violence task and finish group launched Cavell Nurses’ Trust update Britain’s Nurses – good news initiative Dementia nursing … Read more → – Chief Nursing Officer Bulletin March 2013