Management resources

Information, guidance and best practice for managers working in the NHS. See more information on management resources.

Interactive slide pack on the NHS pension scheme

An interactive slide pack published in response to the Heads of Agreement on the proposed scheme design for the NHS Pension Scheme is available to view. The pack is to … Read more → – Interactive slide pack on the NHS pension scheme

NHS Standard Contract 2012/13 available

The NHS Standard Contract for 2012/13 is published today and brings together the previous four core contracts into a single restructured contract. The contract is for use by commissioners when … Read more → – NHS Standard Contract 2012/13 available

NHS whistleblowing helpline to be extended to social care staff

The whistle-blowing helpline for NHS staff is being extended to staff and employers in the social care sector from 1 January. There is also a new number for the service, … Read more → – NHS whistleblowing helpline to be extended to social care staff

NHS pensions ‘heads of agreement’ reached

As announced in Parliament today, we are outlining the Heads of Agreement on the proposed scheme design for the NHS Pension Scheme to be introduced in 2015. The next steps … Read more → – NHS pensions ‘heads of agreement’ reached

Launch of board governance guidance for aspirant foundation trusts

Guidance to help aspirant foundation trusts (FT) develop strong and sustainable governance has been launched today. A key part of achieving FT authorisation is passing a rigorous assessment of their … Read more → – Launch of board governance guidance for aspirant foundation trusts

Payment by Results – road test the 2012-13 package

The Payment by Results (PbR) road test exercise provides an opportunity for the NHS to test out the new tariff, and supports the planning process. The focus of the road … Read more → – Payment by Results – road test the 2012-13 package

Update to Best Practice Tariffs

Best Practice Tariffs (BPT) represent one of the enablers for the NHS to improve quality, by reducing unexplained variation and universalising best practice. With best practice defined as care that … Read more → – Update to Best Practice Tariffs