skills development network

About Finance


Without strong financial management, the NHS would not be able to provide medical treatment and clinical care.  Finance staff at all levels make sure that NHS money is properly controlled and wisely spent.

Finance departments within health organisations vary depending on the type and size of the organisation but typical areas include:

More detailed information about Finance Careers in the NHS can be found in the HFMA Finance Careers brochure of by visiting One NHS - Careers in Finance and the Health Careers website.