Using data from the Binley's Database of NHS Management, this paper analyses the NHS management workforce.
The analysis shows the scale and scope of the NHS management workforce and how it has changed or is changing and identifies particular functional or occupational groups within the management workforce.
However, the authors suggest that more research is needed if we are to learn about the performance, competencies, and development needs of that workforce.
Read the final report from the Commission
You can read the final report from the 2011 Commission on NHS leadership and management.
Read the final report: The future of leadership and management in the NHS: No more heroes