NHS

Are BAME employees being considered in the NHS staffing shortage?

COVID-19 is a factor in the shortages and increased pressure on UK healthcare staff, but BAME workers face this and additional pressures

Leadership and diversity and inclusion roles come under fire in NHS report

A new report criticises the quality of leadership in the NHS, including the value of diversity and inclusion roles

Louis Palmer – Ground Breaking Researcher National BAME Health & Care Awards 2021

The Ground Breaking Researcher of the Year winner explains how family inspired him to enter the healthcare sector and why he’s passionate about diversifying research participation

Healthcare systems need more women at senior level

Professor Nora Colton is on a mission to improve healthcare systems around the world

Estwar Sanichar – Inspiring Diversity and Inclusion Lead – Role model BAME Health & Care Awards 2021

The Inspiring Diversity and Inclusion Lead – Role model winner explains the career progression barriers facing BAME healthcare workers and what can be done to help

Akinola Adewunmi – Health and Wellbeing Advocate National BAME Health & Care Awards 2021

The Health and Wellbeing Advocate winner explains why BAME healthcare role models are important and why he and his wife are so dedicated to diversifying the blood donation pool

Equality and diversity: success is not fighting the fight alone

As we launch The National BAME Health & Care Awards 2022, UNISON’s Rakiya Suleiman’s lived experiences exemplifies its need

The National BAME Health & Care Awards 2022 – it’s time to nominate your heroes

Nominations are open for the annual awards that celebrate the hard work and resilience of BAME health and social care workers

How data is the prescription for better healthcare

Could a healthy dose of data provide an holistic understanding of people’s wellbeing?

Levelling up strategy needs refocus – peers warn the Government

Peers warn if institutions like the NHS are left out of the levelling up strategy, inequality will grow