Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust

Eugine Yafele - DHC Chief Executive

Mental health nurse appointed as ICS trust chief executive

A nurse has been appointed as the new chief executive of a community and mental health trust in one of England’s most advanced health economies.

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The Download: Cyber fatigue

The fortnightly newsletter that unpacks system leaders’ priorities for digital technology and the impact they are having on delivering health services. Contact Ben Heather in confidence here.

Dorset

Trust leader retires after 21 years in CEO role

A trust leader has announced his retirement after 21 years as an NHS provider chief executive.

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Revealed: Hundreds of children wait more than a year for specialist help

Hundreds of young people assessed as needing specialist mental health treatment have been made to wait more than a year, an investigation by HSJ can reveal.

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Trusts and CCGs transforming care with technology

HSJ Solutions is the largest database of validated best practice in the NHS. Here you will find workable and evidence based solutions to everyday challenges facing the NHS.

Dorset County Hospital

Whole STP buys shared care record in likely first

Dorset will become one of the first areas to deploy an STP-wide shared care record, after signing a deal with Orion Healthcare.

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.

Oxford

Mental health trusts lay out plans for new commissioning powers

STRUCTURE: Mental health providers in Oxford and the Thames Valley have set out how they will use their new commissioning powers to create a new care model for secure adult mental health services.

Will hazell expert briefing

Deep South: Resetting the South West

Weekly updates and essential insight into the NHS in the South West, by Will Hazell

Cambridge

£400m of uncertainty in financial forecast as trusts reject control totals

Seventeen trusts that have not agreed control totals with NHS Improvement are predicting a combined deficit of more than £400m for 2016-17.

Will hazell expert briefing

Deep South: Jim Mackey’s naughty step

Weekly updates and essential insight into the NHS in the South West, by Will Hazell

London

Six areas take on new mental health commissioning powers

Six regions have been chosen by NHS England to take on new commissioning powers for tertiary mental health services.

Will hazell expert briefing

Deep South: White smoke from Dorset

Weekly updates and essential insight into the NHS in the South West, by Will Hazell

Royal Bournemouth Hospital

Bournemouth is CCG's preferred choice for emergency centre

STRUCTURE: Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals Foundation Trust has been chosen over Poole FT to be the “major emergency hospital” in east Dorset.

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End Game: A saucer of milk for the minister

End Game brings to you the serious nature of herbal products and a dash of pop

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Exclusive: Hospital inspections exceeded hotel and travel budget by four times

The Care Quality Commission’s spending on hotels and travel by its hospital inspection directorate was more than four times over budget last year, HSJ can reveal.

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Patient Safety Awards shortlist announced

We are recognising and rewarding outstanding practice within the NHS

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Exclusive: Care home closures blamed for Dorset delayed transfers

The closure of two care homes has been blamed for a high rate of delayed transfers of care in Dorset. The local mental health provider is the only foundation trust in breach of Monitor’s target for delays, HSJ can reveal.

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WHO praises health visiting and breastfeeding services at Dorset trust

PERFORMANCE: Dorset Healthcare University Foundation Trust has been accredited by the children’s charity Unicef and the World Health Organisations for providing high standards within its health visiting and breastfeeding services.