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 The draft regulations were confirmed with some proposals modified or withdrawn based on the comments received.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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GP and Practice Team Bulletin: March 2013

Welcome to the March 2013 edition of the GP and Practice Team Bulletin. In this final edition to be issued by the Department of Health, Dame Barbara Hakin writes about the final stages of transition to the new commissing system. … Read more → – GP and Practice Team Bulletin: March 2013

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Website update

The NHS Commissioning Board is to take over responsibility for communicating with staff working in the NHS from 1 April 2013. As a result, from 26 March 2013, this GP and Practice Team Bulletin website will no longer be updated … 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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GP contracts: response to consultation

The government today published its response to the consultation on GP contracts. Five stakeholder organisations responded to the consultation and some changes have been made to the original proposals to reflect some of the issues raised. These changes will come … Read more → – GP contracts: response to consultation

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