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Doctor confirmed as CEO of two trusts


A medic who has been confirmed as joint CEO of two South Yorkshire hospital trusts has told HSJ the move is a “natural development” but “definitely not a merger, now or down the line”.

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NHS England ‘hasn’t got long’ to develop ‘operating model’ for system working


NHS England and local leaders must urgently develop a coherent ‘operating model’ for the era of integrated care systems or see the reforms fail, leading trust chief executives have told HSJ.

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NHSE to ‘restrict’ spending at five deficit ICSs


Five health systems have said they cannot submit a balanced financial plan for 2022-23, and are set to face ‘additional restrictions’ on spending from NHS England.

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NHS ‘not doing a very good job’ on children’s mental health

2022-07-11T05:46:00+01:00By Jessica Hill

The NHS’s approach to tackling children’s mental health is ‘threatening to overwhelm the social care system’, the president of the Association of Directors of Children’s Services has warned.

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HSJ podcast: Tories tinker while the NHS is on fire


The NHS needs “fewer layers of management” – this remark, made by Tory leadership hopeful Liz Truss, is one of the first significant comments made about the NHS by either candidate this summer.

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The Download: No time to waste

2022-08-09T11:11:00+01:00By 2 comments

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