NHS Southend CCG

  • Clare Panniker
    News

    Three trusts could set up 'single leadership' team

    2016-02-18T10:49:00Z

    System leaders looking into the potential for three Essex trusts to establish “single leadership” team to run “group model” Back office and clinical support functions could be shared to cut costs The trusts are part of the Essex success regime Plans for three Essex trusts with combined revenues

  • Jim Mackey
    News

    Mackey: Success regime not working fast enough

    2016-01-29T11:18:00Z

    Jim Mackey criticises pace of success regime programmes NHS Improvement board notes “short window” for statutory consultations around service change Chief executive stresses these are “once and for all” changes The chief executive of NHS Improvement has criticised the speed with which the success

  • Southend Pier
    News

    No plan to shut hospitals in Essex success regime

    2016-01-28T12:42:00Z

    No plans to close a hospital but downgrading of specialised and A E units not ruled out System leaders set out six areas the Essex Success Regime will focus on Trusts to look at closer working and developing a more flexible workforce No hospitals will ...

  • Basildon Hospital
    News

    Search for Essex success regime leader relaunched

    2016-01-07T11:09:00Z

    System leaders launch second attempt to recruit permanent chair for Essex success regime NHS England regional team insists project has “not been delayed” as a result of the protracted appointment process Success regime has been downsized to focus on just central and south Essex System leaders

  • Medical tray with syringe, pills and water
    News

    Exclusive: GP groups cover most of England but ‘lack ambition and priorities’

    2016-01-06T07:00:00Z

    Large scale GP provider groups operating in 82 per cent of England’s CCG areas There are 268 federations up and running, HSJ research suggests It is estimated that these organisations cover 41 million patients Four fifths of clinical commissioning groups have at least one large scale GP provider

  • Brain scan
    News

    Clinicians raise concerns over IAPT as trusts set out merger drivers

    2015-10-14T10:50:00Z

    Clinicians in Essex are worried about commissioners’ plans to send patients previously referred to secondary mental health professionals to a less specialised service, the chief executive of one of the trusts involved has told HSJ.

  • King's College Hospital, Golden Jubile Wing
    News

    FT finance: Biggest spenders on private healthcare

    2015-08-11T07:00:00Z

    Foundation trusts spent more than £475m on sending patients to private and third sector providers in 2014-15 - a 43 per cent increase on the figure two years ago.

  • Computer and stethoscope
    News

    Care.data opt out ignored by commissioners, campaigners claim

    2015-07-29T13:09:00Z

    Patients who opted out from having their GP records shared as part of the Care.data programme have been ignored by commissioners behind a pilot scheme in Southend, privacy campaigners have claimed.

  • Southend Hospital
    HSJ Local

    Monitor launches investigation into Southend's finances

    2015-06-02T14:47:00Z

    FINANCE: Monitor has launched an investigation into the financial sustainability of Southend University Hospital Foundation Trust.

  • Southend Hospital
    HSJ Local

    Essex trust heading for £7.8m deficit

    2015-04-02T08:00:00Z

    FINANCE: Southend University Hospital Foundation Trust is expected to post a deficit of £7.8m this financial year.