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Trust pays £10,000 after patient death caused by staff shortages

An NHS trust has paid £10,000 to the family of a woman who died after “delayed and inadequate” investigations left her with terminal cancer.

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Following the Money: Carillion collapse offers lessons to NHS over late payments

HSJ’s expert briefing on NHS finances, savings and efforts to get the health service back in the black. This week by correspondent Nick Carding.

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NHS Improvement director should stand down

NHS Improvement says it wants to get real on trust sector finances, but its commitment to credible financial planning will continue to be questioned while its regional finance director for London remains in post.

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Financial 'breakdown' led to patient safety risks at teaching trust, review finds

Patient safety was put at risk by a “significant breakdown in financial governance” at a large acute trust, an independent investigation has found.

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London Eye: A&E end of year report

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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Trusts reveal plans to centralise services after GIRFT review

Trusts have begun taking steps to centralise vascular surgery following an NHS Improvement clinical review, HSJ can reveal.

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In depth: Trusts respond to vascular GIRFT review

HSJ approached all the trusts that were at or beneath the threshold for one or more of the GIRFT vascular activity measures. Many gave candid descriptions of their issues and what they planned to do, or had done, about them.

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Teaching trust's deficit to top £100m this year

A London teaching hospital trust will end the 2017-18 financial year with a deficit of around £120m, HSJ understands.

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Teaching trust and CCGs in formal arbitration

A teaching hospital and its local commissioners are in formal arbitration as the end of the financial year approaches.

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Private provider and NHS trust end cancer partnership

A private hospital group and an NHS trust have ended their partnership running a cancer unit.

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Following the Money: £780m bonanza for trusts that stay on target

HSJ’s expert briefing on NHS finances, savings and efforts to get the health service back in the black.

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Best and worst hospitals in each area for staff recommending care

A breakdown by area of acute and combined trusts performance on the NHS staff survey, according to the share of employees who would recommend their organisation for work or care.


Highest and lowest trusts in each area for staff witnessing care mistakes

A breakdown by area of acute trusts by the share of staff saying they had witnessed potentially harmful errors, near misses or incidents in the last month, in the 2017 NHS staff survey.

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In full: Pathology network proposals

HSJ approached the 29 pathology networks proposed by NHS Improvement to ask if local trusts had signed up. In most cases the proposed “hub” trust was able to answer on behalf of its network.

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Teaching hospital trust placed in financial special measures

A hospital trust where concerns were raised about late payment of suppliers has been placed in financial special measures.


Exclusive: NHS makes little progress cutting specialised income 'long tail'

The spread of specialised services across English hospital trusts has remained relatively unchanged over the last four years, despite a consensus that greater consolidation is needed in some areas.


Trusts sought for new NHS 'lean' programme

Regulators will offer support to a new cohort of NHS providers through an “in house” improvement programme, following work commissioned from American firm Virginia Mason.

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Following the Money: Optimism breaks down as financial risk grows

HSJ’s expert briefing on NHS finances, savings and efforts to get the health service back in the black.

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Exclusive: One in four hospital trusts routinely pay suppliers late

More than a quarter of hospital trusts are now routinely delaying payments to their suppliers because of cash flow problems, analysis by HSJ reveals.

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Following the Money: Swimming with no trunks on

HSJ’s expert briefing on NHS finances, savings and efforts to get the health service back in the black.