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Health Education Thames Valley

We are the Local Education and Training Board (LETB) for the Thames Valley covering Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and Oxfordshire. We are the local body responsible for planning the availability of all NHS healthcare staff across the Thames Valley. We are responsible for ensuring high quality education and training for doctors, dentists, nurses and all health professionals. We provide the right staff, in the right numbers, with the right skills, qualities and values to deliver great patient care.

Our vision is to ensure the delivery of effective workforce planning and excellent education and training to develop a highly capable, flexible and motivated workforce that delivers improvements in health for the population of Thames Valley.


Latest News

HETV Annual Educator, Trainer & Staff Awards 2015 nomination window still open

A reminder that the Annual Educator and Trainer Awards nominating period for the 2015 awards is still open until 31 August 2015. The categories have been amended for 2015 with seven categories open to ANY healthcare professional, and a further six which are professional group-specific (for the groups of Allied Health Professionals; Nursing and Midwifery; Dental and Medical professions). All information […]

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A summary of the HETV Board meeting on Thursday 30 July 2015

  The HETV Board met today, Thursday 30 July.  This provides a summary of the meeting and main headline areas of discussion.  This summary does not represent formal minutes and does not necessarily cover all agenda items, but provides an overview for stakeholders. Full papers are available on the HETV website here. Chairman’s update: Prof.  […]

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Thames Valley Patient Leader voted in Top 50 by HSJ

Thames Valley Patient Leader Carol Munt has been voted as one of the top 50 patient leaders in 2015 by the Health Service Journal (HSJ). Co-chair of the NHS Thames Valley Patient Experience Strategy Group, 70-year-old Carol has been involved with patient representation since 2007. Carol is a regular attendee of the HETV Partnership Council, […]

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