How the Home Office is risking lives in the NHS

Despite massive NHS staff shortages, healthcare workers have been forced to return to their home countries during the pandemic

Behind the headlines, Magazine on the Magazine site.

UNISON prepares to mark One Team Day on 25 November

“One Team Day recognises and celebrates the vital role that everyone in the health team plays to ensure patients get the care they deserve”

‘People are dying’ – how the Home Office is risking lives in the NHS

Even with massive NHS staff shortages, healthcare workers like Arun Panabaka have been forced to return to their home countries during the pandemic instead of saving lives

UNISON welcomes government promise to improve hospital food

A victory in UNISON’s campaign for nutritious and affordable food for hospital workers

UNISON fights to save award-winning hospital catering

‘Outstanding’ hospital catering at Hitchingbrooke Hospital is under threat from North West Anglia NHS Trust decision

Close up photo of person wearing surgical face ma

Only weekly testing of NHS staff will stop the virus in its tracks

The government has failed to keep its many testing promises

Frontline care and health workers face thousands of pounds of government ​visa charges

It’s perverse that ministers ignore the contribution of care and NHS support staff ​

Scrapping of NHS surcharge for migrant health and care workers ‘long overdue’

Government should remove the charge for all migrant workers

Three UNISON nurses stranded in the Philippines

“When I graduated as a nurse, I took an oath to serve and uphold my vocation, even if there are hardships. It is my calling, and I can’t run from it.”

Three UNISON nurses stranded in the Philippines

Three stranded UNISON members are desperate to return to the UK to help their colleagues fight the pandemic

Behind the headlines, Magazine, UNISON people on the Magazine site.