NHS staff in jobs shake up

But the NHS Executive insisted its vision for a modernised financefunction did not automatically mean job cuts.

‘We may see a reduction in the size of the finance function, but theywon’t necessarily leave the NHS,’ said Jim Birrell, director of financeand performance for the NHS Executive’s North West regional office.

The discussion paper is an attempt to identify skills that will ensurefinance staff stay relevant in the future.

Read Steve Brown’s full article ‘Rebirth for NHS finance staff’.

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