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Best of 2014: Commissioning

24-Dec-2014 | By

In this focus on commissioning, we look at a selection of best practice including how a CCG used retail techniques to transform customer service

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MSK contract loss could 'negatively impact' trust

23-Dec-2014 | By

STRUCTURE: The decommissioning of musculoskeletal services from Western Sussex Hospitals Foundation Trust could “negatively impact” its other work, according to an independent assessment carried out following a controversial contract tender.

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Exclusive: Unannounced £740m revenue boost shows DH was in 'desperate trouble'

22-Dec-2014 | By

The Treasury has agreed an unannounced £740m increase to the health revenue budget for the current financial year, it has been confirmed to HSJ.

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New national advisory board to tackle workforce issues

A new national advisory board with a system-wide coordination role for workforce issues is to be created, the NHS planning guidance has revealed.


How crowdsourcing engaged NHS staff in Leeds Video

Using an online platform to gather staff ideas and opinions

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Mental health supplement: ‘The rooms are part of the therapy’

Designing a future proof mental health hospital room


Best of 2014: Leadership

In this focus on leadership, we highlight a selection of best practice including ‘zero harm’ for mental health


Simon Stevens cements place as most powerful person in healthcare

Simon Stevens has been named the most powerful person in healthcare in the HSJ100, just eight months after becoming NHS England chief executive.

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Updated: NHS England to fund 'significant volume' of private sector care

NHS England has agreed to commission a ‘significant range and volume’ of planned care from private hospitals over the coming months, following the failure of a national push to clear NHS waiting list backlogs

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