Category list : NHS Alliance
All articles with this category.
The average incomes of GPs working in single hander practices are slightly more than 8 per cent higher than those of their counterparts working in large practices, figures show.
Around a third of clinical commissioning groups are bidding to take over responsibility for performance management and budgets of their member GP practices from April, HSJ can reveal.
Integrated hotlines could exclude smaller providers Subscription
Plans by clinical commissioning groups to jointly procure NHS 111 and out of hours hotlines have sparked concerns that smaller providers could be squeezed out of the market.
CQC closes poorly performing GP practices Subscription
The chief inspector of general practice has revealed the Care Quality Commission has already initiated the close of a number of poor practices.
A round-up of HSJ’s comprehensive coverage of the problematic NHS 111 rollout, from its announcement in 2010 to the most recent developments
Rick Stern on people powerSubscription
Alan Penton’s story is a powerful and timely one for the NHS.
“Unprecedented” central pressure and a procurement process focused more on cost than quality were two of the biggest factors in the failure of NHS 111’s launch, a new report has concluded.
Designing better systems and behaviours is crucial
Hunt defends return of £3bn to TreasurySubscription
Jeremy Hunt has defended the return of nearly £3bn Department of Health funding to the Treasury in the past two years.
Hunt urged to give GP commissioners autonomySubscription
GP and clinical commissioner representatives have given a cautious welcome to the new health secretary, urging him to maintain commitment to local autonomy.