Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust

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Revealed: New oversight ratings for every NHS trust

Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.

Neil Modha

Most challenged STP footprint gets extra support

The leader of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough sustainability and transformation plan is to step down in the coming weeks, with national regulators understood to be giving additional management oversight and support.

David Williams

The Cambridgeshire contract fiasco must be explained

It is troubling that neither commissioner nor provider has been able to explain the rapid collapse of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough’s £800m older people’s services contract, writes David Williams

Unions call for Peterborough inquiry

FINANCE: Unison is calling for a full inquiry into why the Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals Foundation Trust board signed up to a private finance initiative scheme which has left the trust under substantial financial pressure.

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Analysed: Performance failings in Cambridge

Cambridge University Hospitals Foundation Trust has a reputation for excellence, but has recently found itself in some difficulty

New Cambridgeshire and Peterborough FT chair named

WORKFORCE: A new chair is taking over at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Foundation Trust.

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Serco wins £120m deal to take over support partnership

One of the biggest shared services organisations in the NHS has effectively been taken over by Serco in a four-year £120m deal.

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Mental health trust in breach of authorisation despite 'improvement'

A mental health trust has been found in significant breach of its authorisation by Monitor, after the Care Quality Commission raised concerns about care.

Nurse dementia ‘champions’ appointed at Peterborough and Stamford

WORKFORCE: Peterborough and Stamford Hospital Foundation Trust has appointed 30 specially trained nurses to help enhance the understanding of dementia and its care for patients and carers at Peterborough’s City Hospital.

Medic appointed as Cambridgeshire and Peterborough FT chief

WORKFORCE: The mental health foundation trust covering Cambridgeshire and Peterbrough has appointed a new chief executive.

Cambs NHS plans mental health reconfig to save £12m

STRUCTURE: The NHS in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough has launched a consultaiton on plans to reconfigure mental health services in the region, aiming to save £12m in the next three years.

Peterborough in preventative strategy talks

PERFORMANCE: NHS organisations in Peterborough are planning to focus on preventative services, after a meeting was held to discuss strategic planning in the city.

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NHS-university partnerships can 'resist' competition, says chair

NHS providers which have formed partnerships with universities can better “resist” competition from the independent sector, according to a senior clinician.

Shared support services arm up for sale

COMMERCIAL: Trusts in the East of England region are selling a support services body that serves primary and mental health services in two counties.

CQC warns Cambridgeshire and Peterborough mental health FT

PERFORMANCE: The Care Quality Commission has told Cambridgeshire and Peterborough FT that if it does not take immediate steps to improve standards of its mental health services, enforcement action may follow.

Chief fires back after damning CQC report

Chief fires back after damning CQC report

A chief executive whose trust received a damning Care Quality Commission inspection report has criticised the regulator for ignoring the “bigger picture”.

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CQC threatens mental health FT with enforcement action over failings

Inspectors have called for urgent improvements at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Foundation Trust after finding it to be in breach of five essential standards.

Dramatic rise in detentions at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough FT

PERFORMANCE: The number of people detained under the Mental Health Act by Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Mental Health FT rose by 270 per cent in 2009-10, according to figures released in January.

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PCT chiefs help drive new structure

Five primary care trust chief executives have left their organisations for full time roles developing the new commissioning infrastructure.

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Managers’ anger at O'Brien's name and shame threat

Managers have reacted with anger and confusion to a threat by health minister Mike O’Brien to “name and shame” those who slash budgets and services in response to the public sector funding squeeze.