Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust


Revealed: Trusts lined up for next wave of digital funding

Six mental health trusts are being lined up for the next wave of NHS England’s flagship effort to digitalise providers.

community nurse with patient

More than 500 staff to transfer from community to acute trust

More than 500 community services staff will be transferred to an acute trust as part of a £20m contract switch paving the way to an accountable care system.

Jackie Daniel

Dame Jackie Daniel to step down as trust chief executive

A leading chief executive made a dame in the new year’s honours list has announced she is stepping down from her trust after more than five years at the helm.

Stephen Eames

Exclusive: Pioneering trust partnership names joint exec team

A hospital and mental health trust have confirmed their joint board and management structure, HSJ can reveal.

Frenchay Hospital

Revealed: How much NHS trusts made from land sales

Sales of land or physical assets by NHS trusts generated cash receipts of £220m in 2016-17.

Sean Duggan

Workforce shortage delays mental health safety checks

The Care Quality Commission has increased pay for doctors carrying out essential safeguarding visits for mental health patients after a workforce shortage resulted in waiting time targets being missed.

patient in hospital bed

Updated: The NHS trusts with the highest DTOC rates

The NHS is unlikely to meet a government target to cut delayed transfers of care to 3.5 per cent of its overall 131,000 bed base by next month, analysis of official data published today suggests.

Stephen Eames

Acute chief executive to lead neighbouring mental health trust

The leader of an acute hospital trust been appointed the interim chief executive of the neighbouring mental health and community trust.

North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

STP could lead to joint trust leadership

Sustainability and transformation plans in the North West could lead to joint leadership between an acute trust and community and mental health trust, HSJ has learned.


Revealed: Trusts with the best and worst manager engagement

NHS staff feel senior managers do not involve them enough in decision making, according to the latest staff survey results, released this morning.

The Christie

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.

David Williams

What's new in care models: Is full integration impossible?

Apologies for missing a week last week.

Waiting room

Vanguard trusts take stake in GP practice

Two trusts in the North West have become partners at a local GP practice.

North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Success regime region faces major services shake-up

One of the success regimes to turnaround troubled health economies has proposed a major overhaul in the way healthcare is delivered across its patch, including significant changes to emergency, community and maternity services.

Value in Healthcare Awards trophy 2014

HSJ Awards 2016 shortlist unveiled

We have today revealed the shortlist for the 2016 HSJ Awards.


'Unprecedented' staff shortage forces trust to restrict services

WORKFORCE: Unprecedented staff shortages have forced a North West community health trust to bring in a series of contingency plans to keep services at its hospitals safe.

Sara Munro

Yorkshire FT names new chief executive

STRUCTURE: A Yorkshire mental health trust has appointed Cumbria Partnership Foundation Trust’s director of quality and nursing as its new chief executive.

Lawrence dunhill expert briefing

North by North West: Muddling through a legal tangle

Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill

Basildon Hospital

Revealed: Funding for each success regime area

NHS England has allocated just over £20m to the three areas in the national success regime programme to date, HSJ can reveal.

Lawrence dunhill expert briefing

North by North West: Vanguard cuts for Cheshire and Wirral

Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill