Welcome to NHS BME Network

Welcome to the NHS BME Network an independent Network open to all Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) people.


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
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From our Blog

All Parliamentary Party Group-MH Briefing 29.01.14

TRANSCRIPT OF MEETING James MorrisMP (Halesowen & Rowley Regis)(Con): I would like to welcome you to the APPG on Mental H ealth and the launch of our inquiry into parity of esteem. This is the first of three sessions, each focusing on a different theme. Today we are...

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NHS Workforce Statistics England

The NHS is the largest employer in England. As at 30 September 2010, the NHS in England employed around 1,187,000 full time equivalent staff, including 133,000 doctors, 3352,000 nurses and 40,000 managers. This note summarises recent trends in the NHS workforce in...

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Healthwatch Demands Return of Missing £10M

WWW.HAPIA2013.ORG.UK -- PRESS RELEASE - FEBRUARY 17th 2014 Massive variations in Local Healthwatch budgets revealed by Healthwatch England’s survey of every Healthwatch in England, show the failure of the government’s policy of abandoning ring-fencing of funding for...

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What is Clause 118-Article in New Statesman

Clause 118 would leave no hospital in England safe The new regulation would allow Jeremy Hunt to close any hospital or department in Britain and rob the public of their right to protest. BY BENEDICT COOPER PUBLISHED 23 JANUARY, 2014 - 16:20 Jeremy Hunt waits to...

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NHS BME Updates Dec 2013

Personal Communication to Members First and foremost I would like to apologise to you our members for the lack of contact and communication from the NHS BME Network for the best part of 2013. This has been mainly due to circumstances beyond my control and in no way...

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About Us

At an inaugural National BME Conference held on 5 June 2009 over 400 BME professionals and senior leaders gave a mandate to the then South East Coast BME Network as the conference host to establish a NHS BME Network based on the tripartite principles of Hope, Change and Bottom up.


Contact Us

Email: admin@nhsbmenetwork.org.uk

Phone: 01273 523430

Postal Address:
BME Network
PO BOX 5205
BN52 9JW