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Revealed: NHS England spending on CSU services

2-Sep-2014 | By

NHS England’s spending on commissioning support units topped £125m last year, accounting for more than a quarter of some CSUs’ income, HSJ has learned.

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East Kent placed in special measures

2-Sep-2014 | By

Monitor has put East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust in special measures more than two weeks after the Care Quality Commission recommended the move.

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Workforce

HSJ showcases the best places to work in the NHS

2-Sep-2014

This week HSJ will be celebrating the top 100 places to work in the health service in 2014

Theatre Nurse Ellen Paniamogan at work

Government seeks round the clock cover for 'no additional pay'

2-Sep-2014 | By

Government ambitions to deliver more NHS services seven days a week without increasing the wage bill have been branded an ‘attack on hard working nurses’.

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Bid to curb parking fees will be ignored, ministers told

2-Sep-2014 | By The Press Association

Some hospitals will put ‘two fingers up’ to fresh attempts to end ‘excessive’ car parking charges, ministers were warned during a parliamentary debate.

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DH hires new director to NHS oversight role

1-Sep-2014 | By

The Department of Health has hired Ben Dyson as its director of the NHS group.

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NHS will not be excluded from US trade deal

1-Sep-2014 | By

A controversial proposed trade treaty between Europe and the US will not negatively impact the NHS or give US health companies new ways of legally challenging health service procurement processes, a government minister has insisted.  

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Private health firms report big increases in NHS work

1-Sep-2014 | By

Three private healthcare groups have revealed big increases in the work they are doing for the NHS.

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Public health budgets given extra protection

1-Sep-2014 | By Kaye Wiggins

Councils’ public health plans will have to be signed off by directors of the services under a tougher new checking regime aimed at preserving the £2.6bn budget for health purposes.

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Council threatens Mid Staffs with 'inevitable' legal challenge

1-Sep-2014 | By

Plans to shift maternity services away from Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust as part of its dissolution could face a legal challenge from Stafford Borough Council.

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East Kent to refocus on patient safety following 'inadequate' CQC rating

1-Sep-2014 | By Alison Moore

East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust

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Cornwall summit to discuss tripartite merger proposal

29-Aug-2014 | By

STRUCTURE: The chief executive of a south west trust hoping to merge with a social enterprise and mental health provider in the region is due to meet the heads of the proposed merger partners next month.

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East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

HSJ Live 02.09.2014: East Kent placed in special measures

2-Sep-2014

Monitor takes the special measures decision following a damning CQC report, plus the rest of today’s news and comment

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Webinar: Mike Richards to answer your questions on the new CQC regime

The chief inspector for hospitals joins our expert panel

Alastair McLellan

We need a sustainable solution to care failure investigations

2-Sep-2014 | By

There is lack of clarity over responsibility

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East Kent placed in special measures

Monitor has put East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust in special measures more than two weeks after the Care Quality Commission recommended the move.

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Yorkshire CCGs postpone A&E downgrade consultation

STRUCTURE: Two Yorkshire clinical commissioning groups have shelved plans to consult on a hospital reconfiguration that could result in the closure of an accident and emergency unit.

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