Nottingham and Nottinghamshire clinical commissioning groups have appointed a single accountable officer, it has been announced.
An NHS trust in the Midlands which spent more than two years in special measures has now been rated outstanding for caring and good overall by the Care Quality Commission.
Nottinghamshire Healthcare has appointed Dr John Brewin as its new chief executive after the retirement of Ruth Hawkins in September.
A legal challenge by Circle Healthcare has derailed the procurement process for the Nottingham Treatment Centre, HSJ has learned.
Circle Health has pulled out of a bid to continue running services at the Nottingham Treatment Centre, and threatened clinical commissioning groups with legal action over their £150m three year procurement.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust has cancelled all elective operations until 29 March to try to “reset” its health economy after the region declared a system wide black alert.
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.