19 / 4 / 2017 2.19pm
NHS Improvement has published new guidance to ensure that trusts’
approach to consultant job planning is consistent with best practice.
The guidance emphasises the importance that boards should place
on ensuring an annual job planning meeting for all consultants, and the need
for adequate electronic data systems for recording and reviewing consultant job
Consultant job planning: a best
practice guide can be
read in conjunction with the existing guidance produced by NHS Employers and the
British Medical Association, A guide to
consultant job planning.