At least 30 GPs have resigned their positions on CCG boards since the transfer of commissioning responsibility in April, amid fears over rising workloads.
A new breed of health professionals are about to graduate in Aberdeen – and the venture is already attracting interest from other Scottish health boards.
Diana Murungu works at Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice, and although the work can be emotionally draining, she loves her job.
A new Statement of Recommended Practice (Sorp) from the Charity Commission and Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator is due to be developed. A new draft of the accounting guidance for voluntary bodies, and a consultation on the proposed changes has been launched.
Institute of Fundraising
There is a clear theme running through the IOF’s 2013 legacy conference: the theme of innovation in legacy fundraising.
Currently the decision to allow a grieving parent leave is not a legal right and is up to the discretion of the employer, but Labour’s Tom Harris wants to introduce statutory bereavement leave.
A pop-up art gallery is looking for artists to exhibit their work in aid of St Margaret’s Hospice and Children’s Hospice South West.