Croydon PGMC

Medical and Dental Centre

Croydon University Hospital

formerly Mayday University Hospital

NHS Updates

    Correspondence: Agenda for Change pay system for NHS staff: 2015 to 2016

    NHS updates

    Letter from Health Minister Dan Poulter to the chair of the NHS Pay Review Body. He seeks views on how the NHS can deliver health care services every day of the week within the existing the AfC pay system.

    The NHSPRB is asked to make observations on:

    affordable ‘out of hours’ working arrangements any transitional arrangements

    Correspondence: NHS Very Senior Managers pay review for 2015 to 2016

    NHS updates

    Letter from Health Minister Dan Poulter to the Chair of the SSRB about the pay review for NHS Very Senior Managers (VSM) for 2015 to 2016.

    He invites comments on the findings of the review of the 2012 VSM framework currently being undertaken by the government. These findings will be available at the end of September.

    Correspondence: NHS Very Senior Managers pay review for 2015 to 2016

    NHS updates

    Letter from Health Minister Dan Poulter to the Chair of the SSRB about the pay review for NHS Very Senior Managers (VSM) for 2015 to 2016.

    He invites comments on the findings of the review of the 2012 VSM framework currently being undertaken by the government. These findings will be available at the end of September.

    Correspondence: Agenda for Change pay system for NHS staff: 2015 to 2016

    NHS updates

    Letter from Health Minister Dan Poulter to the chair of the NHS Pay Review Body. He seeks views on how the NHS can deliver health care services every day of the week within the existing the AfC pay system.

    The NHSPRB is asked to make observations on:

    affordable ‘out of hours’ working arrangements any transitional arrangements

    Correspondence: Agenda for Change pay system for NHS staff: 2015 to 2016

    NHS updates

    Letter from Health Minister Dan Poulter to the chair of the NHS Pay Review Body. He seeks views on how the NHS can deliver health care services every day of the week within the existing the AfC pay system.

    The NHSPRB is asked to make observations on:

    affordable ‘out of hours’ working arrangements any transitional arrangements

    Correspondence: NHS Very Senior Managers pay review for 2015 to 2016

    NHS updates

    Letter from Health Minister Dan Poulter to the Chair of the SSRB about the pay review for NHS Very Senior Managers (VSM) for 2015 to 2016.

    He invites comments on the findings of the review of the 2012 VSM framework currently being undertaken by the government. These findings will be available at the end of September.

    Study finds plain cigarette pack fears 'unfounded'

    NHS updates

    "Cigarette plain packaging fear campaign unfounded," reports The Guardian.

    After Australia introduced plain packaging laws in 2012, opponents of the legislation argued it would lead to a number of unintended consequences, including:

    the market would become flooded by cheap Asian brands smokers would be more likely to buy illegal unbranded tobacco (including raw unbranded loose tobacco known locally in Australia as "chop-chop") smokers would be less likely to buy their cigarettes from smaller mixed businesses such as convenience stores and petrol stations, meaning that small businesses would suffer