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David Behan

CQC to slow inspections amid staff pressures

30-Jul-2014 | By

The Care Quality Commission has scaled back its inspection ambitions for the rest of 2014-15 as it seeks to ease pressure on its hard pressed workforce and struggles to recruit enough high calibre staff.

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CCGs divided over fines waiver as trusts strive to clear waiting lists

29-Jul-2014 | By

Clinical commissioning groups appear to be split over whether to penalise providers for breaching planned treatment targets as they seek to clear backlogs over the summer with government cash

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Simon Stevens

Stevens calls for NHS staff slimming drive

30-Jul-2014 | By The Press Association

Junk food could be off the menu in hospital canteens and overweight doctors and nurses encouraged to take part in weight loss competitions, under plans floated by Simon Stevens.

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