Stockport NHS Foundation Trust

  • Salford Royal Foundation Trust
    HSJ Local

    Manchester vanguards will not access national fund


    The new care model vanguards being developed in Greater Manchester will need to be funded from the region’s already allocated transformation fund, not the national pot.

  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham FT

    Revealed: First digital maturity index scores in full


    This is a full list of trusts’ scores on the new digital maturity index, based on HSJ analysis of NHS England data.

  • Household patients
    HSJ Local

    700 community staff to be transferred twice in months


    WORKFORCE: More than 700 community staff in Greater Manchester will have to transfer to a new employer twice in quick succession.

  • Manchester

    Devo Manc leaders seek private investment for NHS


    Greater Manchester looking at non-NHS sources of funding due to the constraints on capital funds at the DH and NHS England “Exploratory discussions” with institutional investors will gauge appetite for creating private investment fund LIFT and PFI type schemes likely to be considered Council

  • Child in A&E

    Thirty worst A&E trusts called to London summit


    NHS Improvement chief raised concerns over “organisations who consistently deliver very low levels of performance” January was “a very difficult month” for A E departments, Jim Mackey said Trusts “left in no doubt whatsoever that there needs to be a sustained improvement” The 30 worst

  • Surgery equipment surgeon theatre
    HSJ Local

    Specialised cancer services shake-up in Greater Manchester


    Transformation team confirms plans to reduce the number of surgical centres for oesophago-gastric and urology cancers There are three OG surgery sites and five sites for urology cancer surgery NHS England previously announced plans to consolidate the services on two sites but failed to achieve a

  • Simon Stevens
    HSJ Local

    Stevens fires broadside against ‘institutional self-interest’


    High Court judge backs decision to remove emergency and high risk general surgery from Wythenshawe Hospital Simon Stevens says saying spurious claims were made to advance a “mistakenly conceived institutional self-interest” Wythenshawe doctors say patient safety was “only reason for mounting

  • Wythenshawe Hospital
    HSJ Local

    Manchester medics lose court battle over landmark reconfiguration


    High court judge says there was “no legal error” in major consultation process Court judgement reveals change in tack by Wythenshawe Hospital chiefs Judge says it was not necessary to inform public of “every potential contingency” Read the full judgment here A high court judge has ruled in favour

  • Manchester
    HSJ Local

    Greater Manchester hospitals will keep access to bailouts


    NHS England has confirmed that Greater Manchester’s hospitals will still have access to national bailout funding next year, despite the devolution of health funding.

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    Revealed: Trusts' estimated savings potential


    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.