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HSJ has obtained details of dozens of NHS capital schemes that were deferred from 2015-16, as part of a bid to stop the Department of Health breaching its budget.
The government should act to close a loophole in whistleblowing protection after a court ruled Health Education England’s relationship with junior doctors was outside the scope of employment law, HSJ has been told.
London cancer network splitsSubscription
The London Cancer Alliance, the network that oversaw cancer provision in south and north west London, has been dissolved.
Letters obtained by HSJ reveal how a senior regulator lobbied government ministers to increase the salary cap for NHS trust chairs.
Some trust chairs paid up to £45,000Subscription
Several NHS trusts have gained permission to substantially increase the salary of their governing board chair above the standard rate.
Trusts ask Monitor for tariff hikeSubscription
At least eight NHS trusts have sought to boost their income by asking national health chiefs for a “local price modification” in 2015-16.
Revealed: Trusts' estimated savings potentialSubscription
By using publicly available data, HSJ has been able to closely match the methodology used by Lord Carter to produce trusts’ headline “savings opportunity” figures. Here we list the least and most efficient trusts according to the headline measure, as well as data for all trusts.
Several hospital trusts have told HSJ they are seeking additional support to cover the costs of their private finance initiative deals or intend to buy out the schemes.
University Hospital Southampton Foundation Trust saw the largest increase in its specialised services income last year, new information obtained by HSJ reveals.
Longer queues mean longer waits