NHS Employers is part of the newly established tripartite national executive steering groups involving colleagues from the Department of Health and Social Care and NHS England. These groups will meet regularly to co-ordinate the national response to industrial action.
These web pages will be updated regularly with key information and resources.
Industrial action guidance, resources and FAQs
Latest guidance and supporting FAQs to help employers with industrial relations good practice.
15 September 2023
Supporting the health and wellbeing of NHS staff during industrial action
This page brings together key information and resources to support your staff during periods of industrial action.
23 November 2022
Managing industrial action
A guide to assist NHS employers in England in managing the legal, practical and operational risks presented by the threat of industrial dispute.
13 December 2022
NHS Employers responds to BMA letter on junior doctor strike mandate
Danny Mortimer has written back to British Medical Association (BMA) council chair Professor Phil Banfield.
10 February 2024
Junior doctors announce latest strike days
The BMA Junior Doctors Committee and HCSA announce industrial action dates for February.
9 February 2024
Consultants vote against the government's pay offer
The BMA has announced that its consultants have voted against the offer by a slim majority.
25 January 2024
Offer for the SAS doctor workforce in England
The British Medical Association will put the government's offer to its SAS members in England.
18 December 2023
NHS Employers responds to government and BMA agreeing SAS doctor pay offer
Danny Mortimer said it was a very positive step towards ending ongoing pay disputes.
18 December 2023
NHS Employers responds to the announcement that the government, and the unions representing consultants in England have reached an agreement
Danny Mortimer responds to the announcement that the government, and the unions representing consultants in England have reached an agreement
27 November 2023