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PATIENT SAFETY: Thousands of patients at a specialist acute trust have been denied follow-up appointments while hundreds more have been left waiting for treatment, HSJ has learned.
HSJ workforce correspondent Shaun Lintern takes stock after the first day of the junior doctors’ strike
NHS England has said it expects less than 1,150 hospital inpatient admissions to be cancelled today as a result of the junior doctors’ strike.
Trust to carry out £2m theatre upgradeSubscription
FINANCE: Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals Foundation Trust is to refurbish two of it trauma and orthopaedics theatres as part of a £1.9m programme of changes.
The chief executive of a major teaching trust in Manchester has resigned.
PERFORMANCE: An independent review has raised concerns that approved surgical checklists were not being consistently followed by some senior staff at a North West trust, after a series of never events.
RECONFIGURATION: Leaders at a major acute trust believe the controversial shake-up of emergency services in Greater Manchester has “implications” beyond those described during a public consultation process.
The immense training undergone by the Hero of the Hudson pilot offers valuable lessons for the NHS
STRUCTURE: The controversial shake-up of emergency services in Greater Manchester will be subject to a judicial review, after the High Court agreed to hear a legal challenge from a group of doctors.
The cost argument for seven day workingSubscription
To save on cases of negligence