Commissioners have voiced concern that their efforts to integrate services will be hampered by ‘enforced competition’ after Monitor released a report warning them against simply rolling over existing community services contracts.
Independent sector providers could take a 50 per cent share of the market for NHS community services by the end of the decade, according to market analyst LaingBuisson.
Financial consultancy firm Deloitte has been commissioned by NHS England to examine the cost implications of expanding NHS services across seven days, HSJ has learned.
Community service providers are positioning themselves to lead efforts to establish the new integrated models of care recommended in the NHS Five Year Forward View.
Proposals to develop new health and social care models will need to demonstrate meaningful clinical and patient involvement to get NHS England support, HSJ has been told.
HSJ, in association with NHS Improving Quality, launches a campaign to help the NHS achieve transformational change.
HSJ chief executive of the year Samantha Jones will join NHS England this month as director of new models of care for NHS England.
Sam Everington, chair of Tower Hamlets CCG, is among a number of NHS managers, nurses and doctors included in the new year’s honours list
Nurse training places will increase for the second consecutive year, HSJ can reveal.
The NHS England chief executive has set out nine requirements that define a ‘multispecialty community provider’, one of the key care models in his vision for the future of the NHS.
The health secretary has called for a significant increase in community and primary care nursing posts as part of the drive to boost services outside of hospitals
GPs should begin talking about the new models of care in the NHS Five Year Forward View ‘very soon’, one of their leaders has said.
The NHS provider sector has plunged further into the red, the latest figures from Monitor and the NHS Trust Development Authority show
Next year’s Patient Safety Awards will provide the climax of the annual Patient Safety Congress, due to held in Birmingham on 7-8 July.
Two private firms have been shortlisted for a £280m ‘prime provider’ contract in East Staffordshire in a competition that has seen all NHS bidders squeezed out of the race.
Community trusts should play a key role in delivering the new range of care models outlined in the NHS Five Year Forward View, a key sector figure has said
Three NHS providers have been authorised as foundation trusts – the first time the status has been conferred in more than a year
Healthcare leaders in Birmingham are already seeking to establish the new models of care provision proposed in last week’s NHS Five Year Forward View, HSJ can reveal.
A major private provider of mental healthcare beds in the UK is planning a significant expansion into the sector’s community services market
The roles and responsibilities of non-medical NHS staff would be dramatically expanded under the five year forward view
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