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Find out what's happening from across NHS Employers and the wider world as we highlight all the latest developments that may have an impact on your workforce.  You can also visit our media centre to view our latest press releases.

NHS Staff Council overtime guidance

29 / 5 / 2020 7am

Read the NHS Staff Council guidance which sets out a framework for local conversations on the introduction of local temporary changes to overtime payments for staff during the COVID-19 emergency.

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Updated guidance on risk assessments for staff

28 / 5 / 2020 3.50pm

Read our updated guidance for NHS organisations on how to enhance their existing risk assessments for their workforce

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Top 100 apprenticeship employers entry deadline extended

28 / 5 / 2020 11.45am

The deadline for entries to the top 100 apprenticeship employers has been extended until 5 June 2020.

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Student loan repayments for employed healthcare students

27 / 5 / 2020 3.30pm

Clarification on student loan repayments for healthcare students in employment.

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Latest COVID 19 guidance updates

27 / 5 / 2020 9.17am

See the most recent updates to the COVID-19 guidance for NHS workforce leaders

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Government announces 14-day quarantine arrangements including exemptions for healthcare workers

22 / 5 / 2020 2.39pm

The government has today (22 May) announced how the UK's 14-day travel quarantine will work, including exemptions for healthcare staff.

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New support for leaders and line managers

22 / 5 / 2020 1.28pm

NHS England and NHS Improvement has launched leadership support circles to support NHS staff during COVID-19.

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Update on pay calculation issue affecting some employees in bands 8 and 9

22 / 5 / 2020 1.24pm

Read the latest on pay issues affecting some staff in bands 8 and 9.

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Immigration health surcharge to be removed for all NHS staff and care workers

22 / 5 / 2020 9.55am

The government has announced that all overseas NHS staff and care workers will no longer have to pay the immigration health surcharge.

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WDES and WRES data collection process for 2020

21 / 5 / 2020 9.49am

Details of the Workforce Disability Equality Standard (WDES) and Workforce Race Equality Standard (WRES) data collection process for 2020.

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