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Exclusive: PHSO refuses to investigate baby death at heart of ‘regulatory gap’ claims

28-Aug-2015 | By

The Parliamentary Health Service Ombudsman has refused to investigate the death of a baby at the centre of claims of a ‘regulatory gap’ between national bodies preventing them looking into historic complaints.

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Exclusive: Social care providers applied for injunctions against CQC

28-Aug-2015 | By

Two providers of adult social care have applied for injunctions to prevent the publication of Care Quality Commission inspection reports, HSJ can reveal.

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Worcestershire trust’s bullying policy ‘not fit for purpose’

27-Aug-2015 | By

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Trust’s policy for dealing with bullying and harassment is ‘not fit for purpose’, an independent review has found.

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No more savings can be made, trusts tell regulators

27-Aug-2015 | By

Trusts have told regulators they will not be able to improve their financial positions without affecting frontline services, senior acute trust leaders have told HSJ.

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NHS Supply Chain makes Carter savings pledge in new deal

27-Aug-2015 | By

NHS Supply Chain has pledged that it will use the ‘opportunities’ for greater savings highlighted in the Carter review as part of a deal that will see its contract extended until 2018.

Royal Cornwall looks to bring in improvement director

27-Aug-2015 | By

WORKFORCE: Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust has had discussions with the NHS Trust Development Authority about bringing in an improvement director to help turnaround performance, HSJ has learned.

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NHS Commissioning Assembly shut down

27-Aug-2015 | By Rebecca Thomas

The NHS Commissioning Assembly is to be closed down with immediate effect, HSJ has learned.

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Executive Summary: Deficits at dawn

27-Aug-2015

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£100m Devon procurement did not break rules, Monitor confirms

26-Aug-2015 | By

Northern, Eastern and Western Devon Clinical Commissioning Group did not break procurement regulations when it selected a preferred provider for a £100m community services contract without going to tender, Monitor has concluded.

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Durkin: IPSIS will give patients ‘effective answers’

26-Aug-2015 | By

The new independent body to look into clinical incidents in the NHS will improve the quality of investigations and provide families with ‘effective answers’, NHS England patient safety director Dr Mike Durkin has said.

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Exclusive: Royal college exposes widespread rota gaps on paediatric wards

26-Aug-2015 | By

More than one in 10 hospital rotas for paediatricians in the UK have vacancies, with some hospitals seeing vacancies of almost a quarter in specialist units.

Smallest trust in country rated 'inadequate' for safety

26-Aug-2015 | By

PERFORMANCE: A South West trust has been rated ‘inadequate’ for safety by the Care Quality Commission.

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Hinchingbrooke chief executive to step down

The chief executive of Hinchingbrooke Health Care Trust has announced he is to step down.

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£100m Devon procurement did not break rules, Monitor confirms

Northern, Eastern and Western Devon Clinical Commissioning Group did not break procurement regulations when it selected a preferred provider for a £100m community services contract without going to tender, Monitor has concluded.

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