Nearly 20 NHS trusts are paying three times as much for clinical waste services after their contracts were moved from the company at the centre of the stockpiling row, HSJ can reveal.
The government has hit back at claims that there is not enough incineration capacity to burn waste from NHS hospitals - accusing the company at the centre of a stockpiling scandal of refusing to pay disposal costs.
Fifteen NHS trusts have transferred their clinical waste management contracts to another provider, after it emerged a key supplier to the NHS was stockpiling human body parts and other dangerous waste.
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An integrated care system has set up two new community eating disorder teams as part of regional two year devolved commissioning pilot.
A mental health and community trust has appointed a new chief executive following its previous leader announcing early retirement.
Mental health leaders are creating a joint committee to standardise pathways and improve service quality across their sustainability and transformation partnership, HSJ can reveal.
Leaders across a sustainability and transformation partnership are drafting a new agreement that could lead to the organisations in the STP sharing a control total.
The leader of a mental health and community trust has announced she will retire at the end of April for family reasons.
Several community and mental health trusts have received significant extra investment funding that was originally intended for the acute sector.
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Technical accounting measures and “a material number of land sales” have helped NHS trusts improve their forecast deficit for this year.
A mental health and community trust has confirmed its interim director of operations and nursing will take up the board position permanently.
The organisations in the running to win one of the HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards 2017 at have been revealed.
A mental health and community trust has appointed its deputy chief executive and operations director to its top job.
New “accountable care organisations” will strengthen commissioning services in West Yorkshire and Harrogate, according to its published sustainability and transformation plan.
A facility which is the first of its kind in Yorkshire will offer children and young people experiencing a mental health crisis community support with overnight beds, to keep them from being admitted to hospital or having to go to A&E.