Health Education England has written to Directors of Nursing and Midwifery at NHS Trusts as well as to AHP leads in various healthcare and educational institutions across England. The purpose of the letters it to invite bids from clinical providers or placement organisers (such as Integrated Care Systems) to HEE’s Placement Expansion Programme, which is providing £10m of funding to support the growth of clinical placements in selected professions.
This funding will bring about an increase in the number of placements offered to nursing, midwifery and selected allied health professional students from September 2020 and will enable HEE to deliver the future health and care workforce in sufficient numbers and with the skills the NHS needs.
The deadline for organisations to make their bid is 5pm on Friday July 17th 2020.
Click the links below to view the letters: