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Douglas Richard

Department of Health finance chief to retire

Richard Douglas, the Department of Health’s highly influential director general for finance and the NHS, will retire at the end of May.

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Princess Royal Hospital, Bromley, South London Healthcare NHS Trust

Major FT brings in turnaround director

PERFORMANCE: King’s College Hospital Foundation Trust has appointed a turnaround director to tackle its finance and performance issues.

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Dr Sue Elcock

Lincolnshire mental health trust appoints medical director

WORKFORCE: Lincolnshire Partnership Foundation Trust has appointed Dr Sue Elcock as its new medical director.

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NHS England regional director to join Wirral CCG

WORKFORCE: An NHS England regional director has been announced as the permanent accountable officer for a North West clinical commissioning group rocked by leadership turmoil last year.

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Lorraine Lambert South Tyneside Foundation Trust chief executive

FT chief executive to retire after 18 years in post

WORKFORCE: The chief executive of South Tyneside Foundation Trust is to retire after 18 years in the role.

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Chief executive of £1bn-turnover trust resigns

WORKFORCE: The chief executive of one of England’s largest trusts resigned this morning.

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Shane Gordon

Shane Gordon appointed Colchester chief operating officer

WORKFORCE: Shane Gordon has been appointed chief operating officer of Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust.

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Chris Bown

New interim chief executive for East Kent

WORKFORCE: East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust has appointed an interim chief executive to succeed Stuart Bain when he retires in March.

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Paul Robinson

Sheffield finance chief moves to Nottinghamshire trust

WORKFORCE: Sherwood Forest Hospitals Foundation Trust has appointed Paul Robinson as its chief finance officer.


Heart of England chief executive secondment 'in line' with Dalton review

STRUCTURE: The chief executive being seconded to turn around Heart of England Foundation Trust has said his appointment is an example of the recommendations of the Dalton review into the provider sector being put into practice.

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Andrew Foster

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh chief seconded to lead Heart of England

WORKFORCE: Andrew Foster, the chief executive of Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Foundation Trust, is to be seconded to Heart of England Foundation Trust as interim chief executive.

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Samantha Jones

Exclusive: NHS England appoints director for new care models

HSJ chief executive of the year Samantha Jones will join NHS England this month as director of new models of care for NHS England.

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London North West Healthcare Trust appoints new chief executive

WORKFORCE: London North West Healthcare Trust has appointed Dame Jacqueline Docherty as its new chief executive.

Leeds Town Hall

Leeds CCG appoints associate medical director

WORKFORCE: Leeds West Clinical Commissioning Group has appointed Fiona Day as associate medical director.

Mairead McAlinden

South Devon appoints new permanent chief executive

WORKFORCE: South Devon Healthcare Foundation Trust has appointed a new chief executive with experience of integrating care in Northern Ireland.


Former civil service chief appointed as new chair at King's

WORKFORCE: The former head of the civil service, Sir Bob Kerslake, has been appointed the chair at King’s College Hospital Foundation Trust.

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Peterborough City Hospital

Monitor appoints oversight director at Peterborough and Stamford FT

PERFORMANCE: Monitor has appointed an oversight director at Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals Foundation Trust after it “consistently failed” to meet the four hour accident and emergency target.

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Peter Wilczynski

CCG chair steps down to lead GP 'super-practice'

STRUCTURE: The chair of Corby Clinical Commissioning Group is stepping down from the role to lead a merged GP ‘super-practice’ which aims to become the largest primary care provider in England.

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John Wicks

New interim chief at troubled North West CCG

WORKFORCE: A troubleshooting commissioning boss is taking over as interim chief officer of Wirral Clinical Commissioning Group.

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