Promoting partnership working in the NHS

Wider Group Key Comms- 18 March

SPF's Wider Group met on 18 March. Sara Gorton, trade union chair and Danny Mortimer, employer chair welcomed Stephen Hammond, minister of state for health and the new ministerial chair of the SPF.

The meeting covered a range of issues including: the NHS Long-term plan and the associated workforce implementation plan, the NHS Staff Survey 2018, EU Exit update and the violence reduction strategy being led by NHS Improvement. Cheshire and Mersey SPF also presented on the benefits of place-based partnership working.

For more information on the meeting, see the key comms.