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Workforce: recruitment, training and retention in health and social care

Inquiry

Reasons behind staff leaving the health and social care sectors and how to tackle them will be examined in a new inquiry. Workforce recruitment and training will also be explored.

 

The Committee has heard repeatedly that more staff will be needed to meet future demand and deal with the backlog caused by the pandemic. Existing staff shortages affect the current delivery of services to patients. 

 

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This inquiry is no longer accepting evidence

The deadline for submissions was Wednesday 19 January 2022.

Work news

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Persistent understaffing of NHS a serious risk to patient safety, warn MPs
Health and Social Care Committee report on Workforce: recruitment, training, and retention in Health and Social Care published
25 July 2022
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MPs to examine impact of NHS backlog on general practice
Health and Social Care Committee hears first-hand experience of care workers
27 June 2022
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MPs to question Health Secretary about staffing crisis in NHS and social care
Committee to question Sajid Javid in the final session of the inquiry into the recruitment, training and retention of staff
1 June 2022
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MPs to examine challenges to high street dentistry in workforce inquiry
Health and Social Care Committee hears from the British Dental Association
20 May 2022
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MPs to examine challenges to train more doctors to tackle NHS workforce crisis
Health and Social Care Committee continues Workforce: recruitment, training and retention in health and social care inquiry
6 May 2022
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MPs examine reasons behind staff exiting NHS and social care workforce
Health and Social Care Committee continues its inquiry into Workforce: recruitment, training and retention in health and social care
18 March 2022
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Challenges of staff recruitment to NHS and social care roles to be examined by MPs
MPs will examine the challenges of recruiting health and social care staff to relieve the pressure of endemic workforce shortages
25 February 2022
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MPs to examine how to end staff drain from NHS and social care to tackle workforce crisis
MPs to examine how to end staff drain from NHS and social care to tackle workforce crisis
24 November 2021
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