October 2017: Response to the Health Select Committee’s Nursing Workforce Inquiry
MHNAUK’s response can be found under the written evidence section of the inquiry website
September 2017: Response to the ‘Initial decisions on the Research Excellence Framework 2021’ document
MHNAUK’s response to the REF2021 intitial decisions document is available here. Thanks to Mary Chambers for coordinating and compiling.
September 2017: Response to ‘The future of the mental health workforce’ report
MHNAUK’s reponse the Centre for Mental Health’s recent report is available here. Thanks to John Baker and Mary Chambers for their contributions.
September 2017: Formal response to the NMC standards review
MHNAUK has submitted its formal response regarding the NMC’s Review of its Pre-registration Nursing Standards. Thanks to Anne Felton for compiling our NMC response.
April 2017: Response to NHS Improvement Safe, sustainable and productive staffing in mental health services resource
MHNAUK has submitted and published this response to NHS Improvement’s Safe, sustainable and productive staffing in mental health services resource.
October 2016: Position Paper on the Future of Mental Health Nursing
In response to the NMC’s Review of its Pre-registration Nursing Standards and the Willis Review of Nursing in England, MHNAUK has published a Position Paper on the Future of Mental Health Nursing.
February 2016: MHNAUK Editorial on Safe Staffing
On behalf of MHNAUK, Prof john Baker and Prof Steven Pryjmachuk have written an editorial on safe staffing in mental health areas for the Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing.
October 2015: MHNAUK Commentary on Shape of Caring
Dr Michael Coffey, immediate past Chair of MHNAUK, Prof Steven Pryjmachuk, Vice Chair of MHNAUK, and Prof Joy Duxbury, Chair of MHNAUK have published a commentary on Lord Willis’ Shape of Caring Review in the Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing.