More older patients are waiting too long in hospital before treatment for painful and crippling hip fractures, new data reveals, potentially undermining “compassion and dignity” for patients.
More than 1,500 people gather for annual celebration of the finest achievements in the NHS, with winners named in 23 categories at the 2017 HSJ Awards.
The leader of a mental health and community services trust has been named chief executive of the year at the 2017 HSJ Awards.
The CCG’s vision was to create a healthier city. They were determined to transform poor health outcomes and improve lives.
A teaching trust ‘on the verge’ of financial special measures is applying for distress funding after predicting it will run out of cash next month.
The chief officer of an outstanding rated clinical commissioning group has been appointed turnaround director of a neighbouring CCG given legal directions.
The chief executive of a London acute trust has agreed to head a troubled sustainability and transformation partnership.
A provider in both financial and quality special measures has been given a “buddy” trust by NHS Improvement to improve its position.
A former regional adviser for the Care Quality Commission has been appointed executive medical director at a community and mental health trust.
Trusts are facing increasing cash flow pressures after NHS England instructed local commissioners to stop making advance payments on block contracts, HSJ can reveal.
A chief executive due to retire from a London acute trust next month has been asked to lead a troubled sustainability and transformation partnership.
Commissioners say a delay in a decision by the health secretary is affecting patient safety after admissions were halted at a community hospital.
The chief officer of a CCG rated outstanding is stepping down as lead of a STP with the lowest rating.
A trust in special measures has appointed a former University College London Hospitals boss and private sector consultant as its new chief executive.
Alan Johnson, the former Labour health secretary, has turned down national NHS roles to chair a local estates company, HSJ can reveal.
An acute trust is to apply to the Department of Health to change its name, which will draw a line under its controversial recent history.
NHS England’s medical director is considering new safety measures for acute trusts after a patient died from drinking alcohol rub.
A clinical commissioning group has sought assurances from the private firm awarded a £6m patient transport contract, after staff were warned they would not be paid their first month’s wages in full.
A Yorkshire clinical commissioning group is aligning its entire budget with a local authority to create a strategic commissioning fund of £600m.
The cyber attack experienced by Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Foundation Trust in October was caused by a variant of ransomware, a trust director has revealed.