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IHPN welcomes funding commitment for NHS pensions

Date of publication: 7th Mar 2019

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Commenting on the recent government response to the consultation on changes to the NHS pension scheme, IHPN Chief Executive David Hare said: “We welcome the news that all relevant employers with staff on the NHS pension scheme will receive national funding to cover the increase in employer contributions, including independent, social enterprise and voluntary providers. IHPN members with staff in the NHS pension scheme will be delighted that they now have certainty about this important issue. “This is particularly welcome...

IHPN welcomes "ambitious" NHS Long Term Plan

Date of publication: 7th Jan 2019

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In response to the publication of the NHS’ Long Term Plan, David Hare, Chief Executive of the Independent Healthcare Providers Network, said: “There is much to welcome in today’s ambitious Plan which will help ensure the health service can meets the needs of patients in the 21st century, and, critically, provides a clear commitment to give people more control over their own health and the care they receive. “The Plan’s clear focus on prevention and early diagnosis will be key...