The NHS Confederation’s largest network is NHS Employers, the employers’ organisation for the NHS in England.
NHS Employers leads on responding to the immediate and longer-term workforce issues facing NHS organisations and keeps employers up to date with the latest thinking to ensure they are informed and equipped to support the NHS workforce.
NHS Confederation responds to RCN announcement on strike action
Matthew Taylor responds to the RCN announcement that nursing staff in the majority of NHS employers across the UK have voted to strike.
NHS Employers’ practical resources and expert insights help employers make sense of current and emerging healthcare issues, develop sustainable workforces, improve staff experiences and be the best employers they can be.
The organisation generates opportunities to network and share knowledge and actively seeks the views of workforce leaders to make sure their voice is front and centre of health policy and practice.
NHS Employers also leads the national collective relationships with trade unions on behalf of the NHS and the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care.
Learn more about NHS Employers’ work areas and access guidance and resources on issues such as:
New guide helps systems get started with integrated working
Tips and insight to help system leaders think through the practicalities of integrated working.
24 October 2022
What our joint vision means for people and communities this winter
Amid the most challenging winter for the social care and health system, national health and care partners explore what is needed to turn the tide.
18 January 2023
Pay Review Body Remit Letters
This page contains links to the NHS Pay Review Body and Review Body on Doctors and Dentists Remuneration remit letters.
17 January 2023
Let’s connect and support young people’s mental health
Children's Mental Health Week calls on everyone to look at their services and see how they can better support young people and address inequalities.
6 February 2023
Towards a brighter future for mental health, autism and learning disability services
Three steps to turn a powerful new vision for mental health, autism or learning disability services into reality.
1 February 2023
NHS Confederation responds to the Public Accounts Committee report on Integrated Care Systems
Sarah Walter responds to the Public Accounts Committee inquiry report on introducing Integrated Care Systems (ICSs)
8 February 2023
Race Equality Week
Find out what the NHS Confederation is doing to support anti-racism in the NHS, book your place on our anti-racism conference and access resources.
6 February 2023
Watch: Festival of learning, wellbeing and inclusion
Creating a culture of inclusion and belonging.
18 November 2020 10:00 - 15:00 GMT
Watch: PCN vaccine planning tool webinar
A detailed look at the COVID-19 vaccine planning tool.
13 January 2021 12:30 - 13:30 GMT
Health on the Line
New podcast series, hosted by Matthew Taylor, offers fresh perspectives on the healthcare challenges of our time and ways to confront them.
NHS Workforce Bulletin
From pay and pensions to wellbeing and engagement, get practical tools and information every Monday to help you recruit, support and retain your staff