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.
North Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group chief officer Liane Langdon is stepping down from the role.
Commissioners in Lincolnshire have told GPs they will need to hold back transformation funding for 2017-18 in response to a flagship national savings programme.
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.
A chief executive due to retire from a London acute trust next month has been asked to lead a troubled sustainability and transformation partnership.
Three clinical commissioning groups has been given legal directions from NHS England amid ongoing financial difficulties, including one CCG involved in a major merger.
A trust in special measures has appointed a former University College London Hospitals boss and private sector consultant as its new chief executive.
A special measures trust is to centralise urology and ear, nose and throat services because of “immediate workforce safety concerns”.
A CCG and local authority have appointed the council’s chief executive to head a single leadership team across both organisations.
NHS England’s medical director is considering new safety measures for acute trusts after a patient died from drinking alcohol rub.
A trust in special measures is working with Morecambe Bay Foundation Trust to improve its maternity services after regulators raised the alarm about patient safety.
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.
Health leaders in the north have set a date for publishing their sustainability and transformation plan, following calls for transparency from the region’s MPs.
The hospital trust at the centre of the NHS’s most severe cyber security attack to date is facing fundamental questions about its handling of the hack and whether it acted in the best way to contain the virus.
The controversial closure of a small hospital’s emergency department at night has resulted in an average of just two patients a night needing to be transported to an alternative A&E during the first six weeks, trust managers have reported.
United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust has set out plans to temporarily close Grantham Hospital’s emergency department at night time because of staff shortages and patient safety concerns.
Bosses at Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Foundation Trust have criticised the Care Quality Commission after one of its hospitals was rated “inadequate”.