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Non-executive directors took over aspects of running struggling trust, review finds

By Alison Moore

A trust’s executive and non-executive roles were “confused” and board members behaved in a way which was “not aligned” with trust values, an external review has found.

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Ditch recruiters who don’t deliver diverse candidates, says NHSE director

2022-06-17T13:42:00+01:00By

An NHS England leadership chief has criticised the lack of diversity among the top ranks of the country’s new integrated care systems, adding the low level of ethnic minority representation ‘really isn’t good enough’.

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New ICS chief: ‘I’m being managed in a straitjacket’

2022-06-16T14:57:00+01:00By

A new system leader has said she has felt like she is ‘in a straitjacket’ since being in the post, and asked for greater acknowledgement that ‘I might actually know what I’m doing’.

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Javid wants top leaders to leave ‘walled gardens’ and take over struggling trusts

2022-06-15T12:43:00+01:00By

Sajid Javid has said ‘underperforming’ trusts could be forced to join ‘reform partnerships’ designed to spread the NHS’s best leaders across areas which are struggling.

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HSJ podcast: The hardest job in the NHS

2022-07-01T06:01:00+01:00

The NHS is facing a major reorganisation this year, including within NHS England itself.

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The Integrator: Layers or enablers – the ICS identity crisis

2022-06-30T12:50:00+01:00By 1 comments

Insider tales and must-read analysis on how integration is reshaping health and care systems, NHS providers, primary care and commissioning. This week by primary care reporter Shruti Sheth Trivedi.