NHS Newbury and District CCG

  • Charles Waddicor

    Former PCT chief appointed to chair STP


    The Worcestershire and Herefordshire sustainability and transformation partnership has appointed veteran NHS manager Charles Waddicor as its independent chair.

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    Significant savings from mental and physical health integration pioneers


    Providing talking therapies to patients with long term conditions saved nearly £200,000 for physical health services in one trailblazing site, data shared exclusively with HSJ shows.

  • Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

    Seven more CCGs approved to merge in nationwide shake-up


    NHS England has approved clinical commissioning mergers in a further two areas, bringing together seven more CCGs.

  • Dorset

    First nine 'accountable care systems' revealed


    NHS England identifies the first nine likely “accountable care systems” NHS Improvement and NHS England to adopt “one stop shop” approach to regulation Developing accountable care organisations will “not be a focus of activity” for most places Individual organisations will not be allowed to hold

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    Exclusive: Where mental health spending misses national target


    Four sustainability and transformation plan regions have failed to raise mental health spending as mandated by national leaders, HSJ can reveal.

  • GP

    Private provider withdraws from regional urgent care deal


    Care UK has pulled out of a contract to provide NHS 111 and out of hours services across several clinical commissioning group areas six weeks after it was awarded, putting the intended launch date of the service at risk.

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    HSJ Local

    STP-wide commissioning team to take powers from CCGs


    “Commissioning executive” covering seven CCGs to be set up to help commission services across Buckingham, Oxfordshire and Berkshire STP Mental health, ambulance services and 111 will be under board’s new remit The executive will also be asked to sign off a single operating plan to cover STP

  • Luke March

    Chair appointed to 'facilitate' accountable care system


    Luke March appointed as chair of West Berkshire accountable care system Chair will be a “facilitation role” and does not have powers to mandate cooperation ACS is developing new alternative payment approach and GP clinical strategic group An independent chair has been appointed to Berkshire

  • Royal Berkshire hospital

    'Accountable care system' plan revealed for Berkshire


    Sign up for the What’s New in Care Models expert briefing NHS leaders have revealed plans to establish an “accountable care system” serving the population around Reading and west Berkshire.

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    Ambitious patient record sharing project secures IT partner


    Connected Care project appoints IT integration specialists Project aims to share care records across seven CCG areas with 855,000 population Commissioners say shared record will drive “transformational” change Commissioners have brought in a specialist IT firm to integrate all the patient care