Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

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In full: Trusts with staff transfer plans

HSJ has identified 19 providers that have already established a subsidiary company to manage their estate, plus 16 that have told staff they are considering the move.

Addenbrooke's

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.

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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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Revealed: 25 trusts 'likely' to get funding for safety technology

Funding for 25 NHS trusts to introduce barcoding technology to improve patient safety and efficiency could be announced early next year.

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Trusts must reduce deficits by two-thirds to hit official forecast

NHS trusts must reduce their combined monthly deficit to £107m to meet the official forecast figures in the second half of 2017-18, after recording a monthly deficit of almost £300m in the first half of the year.

UCLH

New league table to rank trusts on procurement

Hospitals will be publicly ranked on the prices they pay for routine goods in a new league table, Jeremy Hunt announced today.

Dean Royles

Health leaders must be humble enough to learn from their mistakes – and the errors of others

The case of former HR director Helen Marks brings home the importance of studying not just our own behaviour but that of other people, says Dean Royles

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Exclusive: Trust executive director under investigation for bullying

An ambulance trust executive director has been seconded to two national organisations after being accused of bullying by senior operational staff.

Richard Corbridge

Ireland's chief information officer joins teaching trust

The chief information officer for the Irish Health Service Executive is to join one of England’s largest teaching hospital trusts.

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Nine trusts plan pharma network to save £17m

Nine acute trusts are collaborating on a pharmaceutical network that could achieve efficiency savings estimated at more than £17m.

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Controversial heart surgery closure plans could be ready in weeks

Controversial recommendations over the national reconfiguration of congenital heart disease services could be submitted to NHS England in three weeks, ending years of uncertainty.

Barts Health NHS Trust

Revealed: The NHS trusts falling well short of financial plans

Several acute trusts have fallen significantly short of their three month financial target, while dozens more are relying on heavily backloaded savings plans to deliver their year end plans.

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HR directors warn new union rules are 'complete distraction'

Trusts are wasting valuable time dealing with new legislation governing staff’s trade union subscriptions, HR directors have told HSJ.

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NHS England accused of using 'misleading' data for heart surgery closures

NHS England has been accused of lacking transparency and using “inaccurate or misleading” data in its planning for the potential closure of three heart surgery units.

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HSJ Patient Safety Awards 2017: Best Patient Safety Initiative in A&E

West of England Academic Health Science Network: The adoption and spread of the ED Safety Checklist across the West of England

Navina Evans

Top chief executives roundtable, part two: questions of quality

In the second part of our roundtable, our panellists debated sustainability, social media, the demise of heroic leadership and the changing nature of the job

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Richards: Good leaders and staff engagement improve care despite pay restraint

Sir Mike Richards has said NHS staff “need to be properly rewarded”, but that quality improvement and “cultural change” can happen quickly under good leadership and staff engagement.

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HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards 2017: Training and Development

EDEN Team, Leicester Diabetes Centre: Artificial Intelligence in Diabetes Healthcare Professional Education

St James's University Hospital

Trust gets £10m boost from PFI refinancing deal

A large acute trust in Yorkshire improved its financial outturn by £10m last year after a renegotiation of its PFI contract.