The Greater Nottinghamshire health economy has spent the weekend on black alert after bed shortages worsened and rising demand was said to be “worse than it was in January”.
The Greater Nottingham health economy declared a “business continuity incident” yesterday over a lack of beds in community services, which impacted discharges from Nottingham University Hospital Trust.
Four CCGs leading one England’s eight accountable care systems have appointed a single accountable officer, in move towards a single commissioning model.
A sustainability and transformation partnership in the East Midlands has recruited Capita to help with the creation of its accountable care system.
An NHS England director has been appointed to the first managing director post of an “accountable care system”.
A single leader will be appointed to drive health service commissioning across the greater Nottingham health economy, HSJ has learned.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust has warned staff it is facing its “toughest year yet” in 2017-18 after its performance deteriorated over winter.
Five services at Nottingham University Hospitals Trust will be put out to tender or merged with existing community service providers, following a review by commissioners.
The chair of Nottingham University Hospitals Trust, Louise Scull, has said she will step down later this year. The news comes just weeks after chief executive Peter Homa announced his retirement.
Peter Homa would have stayed on as chief executive of Nottingham University Hospitals Trust if its failed merger with Sherwood Forest Hospitals FT had gone ahead, he has disclosed.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust will terminate a five year, £200m estates and facilities contract with Carillion by 1 April.
One of the largest acute trusts in the country faces 13 services being decommissioned and 17 being redesigned by July, a leaked document has revealed.
Work to prepare for the now-abandoned merger of a flagship teaching hospital with its struggling neighbouring trust cost £10m, NHS Improvement has revealed.
Hundreds of band five nursing, social worker and therapist posts could be cut in Nottinghamshire as part of the county’s sustainability and transformation plan.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust will look to terminate a five year, £200m estates and facilities contract with Carillion amid concerns over poor standards.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust will no longer pursue a merger with Sherwood Forest Hospitals Foundation Trust, the trusts have announced.
STRUCTURE: The merger of Nottingham University Hospitals Trust and Sherwood Forest Foundation Trust has been delayed until 2017.
HSJ analysis has identified the clinical commissioning groups with greatest improvements and biggest declines in patient access to GP services over the last three years, following the annual GP patient survey.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust has refused to take on a £2.5bn private finance deal as part of its planned merger with Sherwood Forest Hospitals, HSJ has learned.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust chief executive Peter Homa will take on the same role at nearby Sherwood Forest Hospital Foundation Trust next week.