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31 results

  • Learning and development, Regional Skills Development Networks, Professional networks

    Digital Skills Development Networks now established in every region of the country

    Digital Skills Development Networks are regional collaborations between NHS, health, social care and other local organisations, who work together to provide a range of training and development opportunities for their workforce. Some networks focus on the digital health workforce, while others are now working with their local Integrated Care System (ICS) to include digital colleagues in both health and social care, as well as voluntary and third sector organisations.

    Published on 24 January 2023

  • Consultations and surveys, Nursing and midwifery, Strategic workforce planning and modelling

    The Phillips Ives Nursing and Midwifery Review: evidence gathering summary

    Since the virtual launch event for The Phillips Ives Nursing and Midwifery Review in May 2022, many engagement activities have taken place to gather evidence that will inform the Review's findings and subsequent recommendations. Activity has also taken place to keep stakeholders informed about the Review's progress and next steps as well as how individuals can get involved. Below is a summary of the activities undertaken, and an outline of how many people have contributed to the Review so far, with figures correct as of November 2022.

    Published on 06 December 2022

  • NHS Digital Academy, Professional networks

    The NHS Digital Academy Leadership Summit 2022

    Published on 01 December 2022

  • Strategic workforce planning and modelling, Policy and strategy

    Harnessing digital technologies summary report

    A summary report that delves deeper into how the use of digital technologies will help the health and care workforce perform to their full potential and meet the future demand for services has been published by Health Education England (HEE).

    Published on 29 November 2022

  • Learning and development, Fellowships and scholarships, Artificial intelligence and robotics

    Applications open for Fellowships in Clinical Artificial Intelligence

    We are thrilled to announce that applications are now open for Fellowships in Clinical Artificial Intelligence (AI) Cohort 2.

    Published on 28 November 2022

  • Consultations and surveys

    Training and education for innovation adopters survey

    Your views will help Health Education England (HEE) and NHS England's Innovation, Research and Life Science team to identify and commission training to support everyone to spread and adopt innovation in their work.

    Published on 25 November 2022

  • Learning and development, Healthcare science, Medical

    Genomics in the NHS: A Clinician’s guide to genomic testing for rare disease

    On Monday 21 November, the Genomics Education Programme (GEP), working in collaboration with St George’s University of London, launched the first of two practical courses for clinicians involved in ordering genomic tests.

    Published on 25 November 2022

  • Learning and development, School leavers, Graduates, NHS Digital Academy, Mentoring

    FastFutures - training, resourcing and mentoring opportunity for health and social care employers

    Published on 11 November 2022

  • Learning and development, NHS Digital Academy, Fellowships and scholarships

    Topol Digital Fellowship - Cohort 4 applications open

    We have some exciting news - applications for Cohort 4 of the Topol Digital Fellowship are open from 1 November until 1 December 2022.

    Published on 01 November 2022

  • Learning and development, Policy and strategy, Artificial intelligence and robotics

    New research calls for all health and care staff to be trained in AI

    All health and care staff should receive training in artificial intelligence (AI) with additional specialist training for those who use AI tools in clinical practice, according to new research published today.

    Published on 25 October 2022