UNISON hails NHS trust’s decision to abandon plans to transfer staff to private company

Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys trust has become the latest NHS trust to abandon plans to transfer staff to a privately owned subsidiary company.

The original plan to move 600 members of non-clinical staff had been opposed by UNISON, the Royal College of Nurses and local MPs.

UNISON Northern regional secretary Clare Williams said the decision to drop the plans “is a fantastic victory for us and for the dedicated NHS staff who have been tangled up in the issue.

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