Category list : Unison and health care
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Pension offer fails to ease rowSubscription
The public sector pensions dispute remained deadlocked tonight despite a move by the government to improve arrangements for more than half a million NHS workers.
Healthcare assistants carry out nursing tasksSubscription
Healthcare assistants are routinely taking on tasks traditionally performed by registered nurses, but are becoming less inclined to take professional qualifications, a survey by Unison has found.
HCA regulation cannot be based on pay band aloneSubscription
For the past 15 years we have talked about the regulation of healthcare assistants and other staff groups. Over that time, we have had a change of government, we’ve introduced devolution, implemented Agenda for Change - but we still have not delivered for HCAs.
The NHS must not pay for the failures of bankersSubscription
Dave Prentis looks ahead to what this year will have in store for the health service
Getting things doneSubscription
UNISON is the largest union in the NHS and this gives us a unique opportunity to get our members voices heard right at the heart of government.
Giving everyone a saySubscription
UNISON is an organisation made up of members and run by members and we make sure that each one of them has a say in how the union is run.
In addition to its role of representing members in the workplace, UNISON is an effective campaigning organisation when our members and the union work together to make a real difference.