Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust

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.

Pooland

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

Train

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.

Gold star trophy for prize winner

Patient Safety Awards shortlist announced

We are recognising and rewarding outstanding practice within the NHS

Woman in wheelchair

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.

Newborn baby childbirth maternity midwifery

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.

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

NHS trusts 'non-compliant' with quality standards for over two years

The CQC has pinpointed more than 10 NHS trusts that have fallen short of its quality standards for over two years, potentially putting patients at risk of unsafe care

Dorset County positions to provide community services

STRUCTURE: Dorset County Hospital Foundation Trust plans to increase its provision of integrated out-of-hospital services during 2014-15, board papers reveal.

New chief exec at Dorset Healthcare

WORKFORCE: Dorset Healthcare Foundation Trust has appointed Ron Shields as permanent chief executive.

New chair for Dorset Healthcare but director of nursing resigns

WORKFORCE: The director of nursing at Dorset Healthcare University Foundation Trust has resigned after less than three months in the post, HSJ has learned.

Trust admits it wrongly reported same sex compliance

PERFORMANCE: Dorset Healthcare University Foundation Trust has notified regulators that it has been failing standards on same sex accommodation for more than two years, despite reporting compliance.