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Revealed: Babylon’s national expansion push

Digital health company Babylon Healthcare has contacted more than a dozen clinical commissioning groups as it pushes for expansion across the country, including extending its NHS GP partnership to two new cities.

Money, cash and notes

High paid interims at overspending organisations revealed

Some of the most cash strapped clinical commissioning groups in the country have paid out hundreds of thousands of pounds for interim executives – despite a promised NHS England crackdown on their use, an HSJ investigation has revealed.


Vaunted health tech firm forced to act on misleading marketing

A much vaunted digital health firm that has partnered with Uber has been forced to remove incorrect claims about NHS partnerships from its marketing, and to launch a probe of fake five star reviews allegedly posted by employees.

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Capital's cancer turnaround

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy.

David Sloman

David Sloman: STPs are refocusing attention on population health

We have to move away from hospitals being the symbol of the NHS to a world where empowering people to look after their own health is our primary function, writes Sir David Sloman

Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

Trust's financial position £60m worse than expected after audit judgement

A large acute trust which thought it had delivered a £15m surplus has now reported a £46m deficit, after auditors questioned the accounting treatment of a major land sale.

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Five CCGs appoint single chief officer to cover STP patch

Five north London clinical commissioning groups have appointed a single chief officer to cover their entire sustainability and transformation footprint.


Catch up: NHS England chief faces MPs' questions

Live coverage of the Commons public accounts committee hearing on NHS finances


Five CCGs confirm shared leader by April

Five clinical commissioning groups in London intend to have a single accountable officer by April 2017.

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Second 'full' STP published as council hits out at process

The second “full” sustainability and transformation plan has been published, by a London local authority which has criticised the STP process citing concerns over transparency and a lack of focus on adult social care.

Camden Town, north London

Exclusive: Five CCGs consider joint chief across STP patch

Five clinical commissioning groups are considering a move to a single chief officer across their sustainability and transformation plan footprint, HSJ understands.

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Baby STPs

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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NHS England moves CCGs to 'single commissioning structures’

“Single commissioning leadership structures” will be introduced in two parts of the country by NHS England as part of a new “financial special measures regime” for clinical commissioning groups.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mapped: The trusts and CCGs in new special measures regime

NHS Improvement and NHS England have launched a new financial special measures regime for trusts and clinical commissioning groups which are not meeting their performance commitments.


Enfield CCG appoints new chief officer

Enfield Clinical Commissioning Group has appointed a interim chief officer following the departure of Paul Jenkins.


Cancer wait performance declines significantly in London

The latest cancer data shows a significant decline in waiting times performance for north London boroughs.

Ben Clover

London Eye: The end of the capital's cancer networks

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

Ben Clover

London Eye: 2012 all over again?

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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Exclusive: GP groups cover most of England but ‘lack ambition and priorities’

Four fifths of clinical commissioning groups have at least one large scale GP provider group in their area, according to information collected by HSJ.

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London organisations set out devolution bids

London devolution bids include a partnership in the north east of the capital that will request to locally control its own payment mechanisms.