The former deputy chief of the Care Quality Commission has made new claims in a legal battle against her ex-employer, alleging its current chair ‘hyped’ a report that stated she staged a ‘cover up’
The number of trainee doctors recruited to work in England’s A&E departments has increased to its highest ever level, Health Education England has revealed
NHS mental health providers have slashed beds and staff levels as they cope with real term funding cuts and the soaring cost of sending patients hundreds of miles away for treatment.
Several NHS mental health providers saw double figure real terms reductions in their income between 2011-12 and 2013-14, HSJ analysis has revealed.
NHS England has enlisted headhunters to find a national director for its troubled specialised services remit after failing to make an appointment.
Controversial changes to England’s 13 local education and training boards have been approved by Health Education England despite widespread concerns.
The role of probing claims made by NHS whistleblowers could be taken out of the hands of hospital trusts, the head of a major government inquiry has indicated in an exclusive interview with HSJ.
Most junior doctors do not feel they have enough time to care for patients, according to a new poll.
The fit and proper person test for healthcare directors could lead to the creation of an ‘informal blacklist’ of senior managers and put regulators at risk of legal challenge, senior lawyers have warned.
NHS organisations are to be forced to increase the representation of ethnic minorities in senior positions or face contractual and regulatory consequences
Monitor is seeking to save millions of pounds by beefing up its internal team of troubleshooters to reduce its reliance on consultants.
Ciarán Devane to leave the charity after seven years in the post
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.
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.
NHS England is to cut hundreds of roles and is likely to carry out a major restructure of its area teams over the next nine months
Sickness absence is costing the NHS around £1.5bn a year, NHS Employers has claimed as new analysis reveals that hospital managers and doctors have some of the lowest rates.
Expanding and developing under-recognised workers
Championing patient and public involvement
Make leadership roles more attractive
One trusts has pioneered a new approach
In-depth analysis of suicide among involved in NHS incidents
Get to the root of job dissatisfaction among specialist clinicians
Reflecting on three decades of change