NHS bursary reform

Department of Health, December 2015

From 1 August 2017, new nursing, midwifery and allied health students will no longer receive NHS bursaries. Instead, they will have access to the same student loans system as other students. This guidance explains the reforms.

Click here for further information and to read the guidance.

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Department of Health and Health Education England framework agreement 2015

Department of Health, 15 June 2015

The framework agreement defines how the department and Health Education England will work together to serve patients, the public and the taxpayer. It sets out roles, responsibilities, governance and accountability arrangements.

Click here to download the framework.

Strategy

Widening Participation Strategy

Health Education North West, July 2014

Health Education England have now developed a strategy and it is currently subject to internal governance approval procedures before publication can be made.  At North West level it is envisaged that a planning meeting for those organisational leads with responsibility for widening participation in healthcare organisations and education institutions will be called for late September, to explore how best to collaborate and advance the priorities that have been identified.

If your role involves supporting widening participation activities and you are interested in receiving more details about this meeting then please contact Mike.Farrell@nw.hee.nhs.uk