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Griffiths heads Top 50 chief executives ranking for second year

Marianne Griffiths leads the HSJ Top 50 chief executives list in which mental health leaders continue to be over-represented while those heading acute trusts are under-represented, writes Alastair McLellan

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CQC orders ‘significant improvements’ at trust criticised over deaths

The Care Quality Commission has ordered ‘significant improvements’ from a mental health trust which has been criticised over the deaths of vulnerable patients.

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HSJ’s 10 most read mental health stories of 2020

As we get ready to say goodbye to 2020, HSJ takes a look back at the 10 most read mental health stories of the year.

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Hospital closed by CQC to reopen under new provider

A mental health hospital which was closed by the Care Quality Commission last year following the deaths of two teenagers will be reopened by a different provider.

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HSJ80 full list: The most influential people in health

The HSJ80 lists the figures who will exercise the most power and/or influence in the English NHS and health policy over the next 12 months

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Exclusive: Top trust chief picked to head new NHS England ‘taskforce’

An experienced trust chief executive has been chosen to lead a national taskforce group charged with improving inpatient mental health, learning disability and autism services for young people.

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Mental Health Matters: Where were the commissioners?

HSJ’s fortnightly briefing covering safety, quality, performance and finances in the mental health sector.

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Commissioner admits ‘minimal’ oversight of problem service

Serious safety concerns over a children’s autism service went unaddressed for at least two years, despite an admission from commissioners that the services were “not fit for purpose”.

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North by North West: Why Liverpool missed out

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North by North West: Going electronic

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North by North West: Capital boosts

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North by North West: No case to answer

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North by North West: Groupthink

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North by North West: Unpicking the headlines

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North by North West: The region’s most important job

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North by North West: Bill McCarthy's top priorities

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Private firms banned from 'lead provider' role

National leaders have banned private firms from leading new models of care for specialised mental health – following criticism of their involvement.

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The partnership transforming patient experience

Gateshead Care Partnership brought together the local council, NHS trusts and local GPs to improve the way organisations worked together, and won the 2018 HSJ Award for Improved partnerships between health and local government

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North by North West: Festering relationships harm patients

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North by North West: Rejection for incumbent chairman

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