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Breaking Through: Improving Equality in the NHS Workforce.

Nyatanga, Brian (2004) Breaking Through: Improving Equality in the NHS Workforce. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 10 (7). p. 320. ISSN 1357-6321

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The NHS is the largest employer of black and minority ethnic (BME) staff in the UK. Other health-care systems around the world may also be major employers of ethnic minority groups. The Department of Health (2003) has highlighted the role of these staff and discussed the progress being made in promoting equality and diversity in the workforce. With growing multi-ethnic communities, the report suggests that there remains an imbalance in the workforce and the levels at which such staff are working.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: cultural anthropology, editorial, health care manpower, National Health Service, organization and management, United Kingdom, cultural diversity, state medicine, workforce, diversity, equality, Breaking Through programme
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Brian Nyatanga
Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2018 12:49
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:23

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