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Alastair McLellan

HSJ's new event will help deliver change in the NHSSubscription

The Value in Healthcare Congress has been launched by HSJ this week to help meet the real world challenges faced by NHS leaders.

Alastair Mclellan - Innovators

Well done, Sir Andrew – but your job is not done just yetSubscription

Sir Andrew Morris cannot rest on his laurels after his celebrated turnaround of Wexham Park

Adele Waters

Let’s aim for 50:50 by 2020Subscription

Is an equal gender split on NHS boards within the next four years a reasonable target?

Alastair Mclellan - Innovators

Seeing the real Carter legacy through the smokeSubscription

Post-Carter report, healthcare leaders have their work cut out tackling unwarranted variation

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The 21 questions the NHS must answer this yearSubscription

2016 is one of the NHS’s rare ‘years of opportunity’. The questions below will determine whether it is a success or failure

Gillian fairfield

Nothing stopping women from being good clinicians as well as leadersSubscription

Gillian Fairfield on how women can successfully take up the role of clinician and manager despite all odds

Jeremy Hunt 2014

One less health minister: how the government can lead by exampleSubscription

The Department is facing a reduction in its budget of 20 per cent. It therefore makes perfect sense for one minister to join the hundreds of DH staff who will be made redundant.

Alastair McLellan

Updated: While the CSR deal is a success, it is far from an unmitigated oneSubscription

Simon Stevens pulled off a major coup for the NHS but it’s important to note what wasn’t such a triumph

Alastair McLellan

The HSJ100 shows NHS leadership as it is now, the HSJ Awards reveals how it could be transformedSubscription

The tenth HSJ100, published today, paints a picture of healthcare leadership as it exists today. The HSJ Awards, presented during a joyous celebration last week, shows us how it might be.

Alastair McLellan

How to read the HSJ100Subscription

The HSJ100 is now 10 years old and has retained its unique role of plotting power and influence in the English NHS. However, the HSJ100 is often misunderstood and sometimes criticised for claims it has never made. What follows is a guide on how to read the HSJ100 and its 10th manifestation in particular.

Alastair McLellan

Awards show an NHS dedicated to delivering the best possible careSubscription

The HSJ Awards offer an opportunity to reflect on the past 12 months – a period many expected to bring a new government and deepening challenges for the health service.

Dave West

Big Wednesday will reveal all, including Mr Stevens’ powersSubscription

So much rests on spending review crunch day


Junior doctors: after the strike who will be the peacemakers?Subscription

Minds at the Department of Health and the BMA need to turn to what happens next after industrial action – a prolonged dispute is in nobody’s interest, least of all NHS patients

Alastair Mclellan

We have to talk about the moneyVideoSubscription

The NHS cannot wait much longer


The better care fund will soon be redundantSubscription

If it lingers it will divert money away from efforts to fuse health and social care

Dave West

The NHS can’t afford to put everyone in turnaround Subscription

The aim should not be to hide problems but to stop exacerbating them

Dave West

Can CCGs find a role in the NHS’s efficiency challenge?Subscription

Commissioning’s crisis of confidence


Hunt will go all in on safety to protect his legacySubscription

Hunt could go all in on patient safety to protect his legacy

Dave West

This is the chance to stem GP leaders' frustrationSubscription

Despite the share of health spending in general practice falling


There's little chance left for the agency cap to cut hospital deficitsSubscription

Winter pressures will be biting before they are ready

Alastair Mclellan - Innovators

Ministers take high risk bets on debt, pay restraint and reformSubscription

This summer has been anything but quiet