Elective RTT waiting times shot up by over a week in December, in the fastest monthly increase since 2010, notes Rob Findlay
A sustainability and transformation partnership had “not begun to function effectively” when the Care Quality Commission carried out a local system review at the end of 2017.
Yet another large trust stopped reporting its referral to treatment data, which clouded the picture for the latest November figures and raised non-reported waiting lists to a new record.
A long awaited move of overnight care for children with burns from Queen Victoria Hospital Foundation Trust in East Grinstead to Brighton is back on the cards.
The majority of trusts continue to provide patients with less access to consultants at the weekend compared to a weekday, new data reveals.
Five NHS trusts have been identified by the Care Quality Commission as having significantly poor overall patient experience scores.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
The NHS must ensure that informatics’ potential for savings and productivity must be fulfilled quickly
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Yet another trust has dropped out of the stats
Queen Victoria Hospital Foundation Trust is £468k behind plan in its latest financial performance report largely due to staffing gaps.
PERFORMANCE: Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust scored an average of 88 for inpatients in the “friends and family” test over the first quarter of 2013-14.
WORKFORCE: Queen Victoria Hospital Foundation Trust had a slightly above average sickness absence rate during the first three months of 2013 among acutes across the South East Coast region.