South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Rob Webster

STP moves towards shared control total

Leaders across a sustainability and transformation partnership are drafting a new agreement that could lead to the organisations in the STP sharing a control total.

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70 trusts working with NHSI to boost workforce retention

Seventy NHS trusts have now been recruited by NHS Improvement to its programme to improve workforce retention rates in the health service.

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Trust unfairly sacked 19 staff after losing contract

A mental health trust unfairly dismissed 19 staff after losing a community services contract, a tribunal has ruled.

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Revealed: FT redundancy pay outs fall by more than a quarter

The amount spent on redundancy payments by foundation trusts has fallen significantly over the past three financial years, HSJ analysis reveals.

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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.

Improving value through financial management

HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards 2017: Improving Value Through Innovative Financial Management or Procurement

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay: Sustainability – Clinically Led, Efficiency Driven

HSJ Value In Healthcare Awards

HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards shortlist revealed

The organisations in the running to win one of the HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards 2017 at have been revealed.

Rob Webster

Big STP plots 'accountable care organisations' across 2.5m patch

New “accountable care organisations” will strengthen commissioning services in West Yorkshire and Harrogate, according to its published sustainability and transformation plan.

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Seven councils reject STP submissions

Local authorities in London and Yorkshire have said they cannot sign up to their areas’ sustainability and transformation plans due to concerns about hospital reconfiguration and transparency.

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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.


Rob Webster to lead STP footprint

Departing NHS Confederation chief executive Rob Webster is to lead the West Yorkshire sustainability and transformation plan.

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North of England: Staff survey best and worst performers

Analysis of the best and worst performers in the North of England region on key measures in the NHS staff survey 2015, released today.

Rob Webster

NHS Confederation chief executive to leave

Rob Webster, the chief executive of the NHS Confederation, has resigned ahead of taking over at the South West Yorkshire Partnership Foundation Trust.

Steven Michael

Mental health chief Steven Michael to retire

Steven Michael, chief executive of South West Yorkshire Partnership Foundation Trust, has announced he will retire at the end of March next year.

South West Yorkshire Partnership Foundation Trust

Best Places to Work 2015 – Mental Health Trusts

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CCGs confirm winner of £285m 'prime provider' contract

STRUCTURE: Two Yorkshire clinical commissioning groups have confirmed that Locala Community Partnerships has been named preferred bidder to be their lead provider for a £285m ‘prime provider’ community services contract.

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Exclusive: Preferred bidder named for £285m 'prime provider' contract

STRUCTURE: A consortium bid led by social enterprise Locala has been selected as the preferred bidder for a ‘prime provider’ community services contract worth £285m, HSJ can reveal.


Value in Healthcare Awards 2015 shortlist announced

Book your table for the ceremony on 22 September.

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Patient Safety Awards shortlist announced

We are recognising and rewarding outstanding practice within the NHS