Welcome to NHS BME Network

Welcome to the NHS BME Network an independent Network open to all Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) people, including staff, patients, service users and carers.

 

The Network provides BME people with the following:

  • An opportunity to bring about change in the NHS
  • An opportunity for BME people to be heard
  • Access to better and more appropriate healthcare
  • Information and Interpretation of NHS Policy
  • Access to a network of people of shared vision

From our Blog

NHS BME NETWORK FRIDAY INSIGHTS & UPDATES -29 July 2022

1. Equality and Human Rights Commission Annual Report 2021-2022 The EHRC published its annual report on 20 July 2022 and states: “Our annual report and accounts includes:  forewords from our Chairwoman and Chief Executive looking back over the last...

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UK COVID-19 INQUIRY (AMENDED) DRAFT TERMS OF REFERENCE

The Rt. Hon. Baroness Hallett DBE as Chair of the UK Covid-19 Inquiry has written to the Prime Minister to ask him to accept her amendments to his draft TOR to allow inequalities pertaining to both protected and unprotected characteristics to be...

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NHS CONFEDERATION REPORT-SHATTERED HOPES

This report published on 17 June 2022 detailing the findings of a survey of 123 BME leaders in the NHS shows that over 50% considered leaving the NHS in the last 3 years because of racism in the NHS ..

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