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Workforce burnout and resilience in the NHS and social care

Inquiry

This inquiry will focus on workforce burnout and resilience across the NHS and social care. It will look at:

  • burnout, resilience and stress levels before and during the covid-19 pandemic
  • the impact of workforce burnout on service delivery, staff, patients and service users
  • workforce planning and projections
  • the measures set out in the NHS People Plan
  • any further measures required to tackle burnout, including how to achieve parity for the social care workforce.

 

Read the call for evidence for more detail about the inquiry.

Read an interactive summary of our report published on 8 June 2021.

Work news

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Overhaul needed to tackle NHS and social care workforce burnout emergency
Health and Social Care Committee publishes report on workforce burnout and resilience in the NHS and social care
8 June 2021
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NHS and social care facing projected workforce gap of more than one million by 2033/34
Committee publishes further evidence on their inquiry into Workforce burnout and resilience in the NHS and social care
25 February 2021
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Minister Helen Whately faces questions on the future of the social care and NHS workforce
MPs to question the Minister for Care on the Government’s long-term workforce planning for the NHS and social care
18 February 2021
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Bullying, discrimination and harassment in the NHS and social care examined by MPs
They will also consider particular issues faced by staff from BAME backgrounds.
8 January 2021
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MPs to hear experiences of NHS and social care staff and the impact on their mental health during pandemic
MPs will investigate the toll of burnout and excessive workload on the mental wellbeing of NHS and care staff
13 November 2020
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MPs to investigate scale and human impact of staff burnout in NHS and social care
Health and Social Care Committee hears from frontline workers, experts and senior leaders of the social care and NHS workforces on measuring burnout and its implications
16 October 2020
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MPs seek evidence on staff burnout across the NHS and social care 
Committee launches new inquiry on Workforce burnout and resilience in the NHS and social care
31 July 2020
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  • Email: hsccom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: (Non-media Enquiries) 020 7219 6182 / (Media Enquiries) 020 7219 6832/ 077 5310 1017
  • Address: Health and Social Care Committee, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA