Bolton NHS Foundation Trust – Page 4

  • Busy hospital
    HSJ Local

    New scheme to plug A&E gaps with doctors from India

    2017-01-12T12:33:00Z

    Scheme would see NHS trusts contribute £16,000 towards training costs for each recruit as well as paying salary Trusts have agreed to host 20 doctors this year but local leaders believe there is potential scheme to be significantly expanded A E departments under severe strain in recent ...

  • The Christie
    News

    Revealed: New oversight ratings for every NHS trust

    2016-10-21T13:37:00Z

    Each trust placed in one of four categories based on the level of support they require from NHS Improvement Trusts will be formally categorised next month as part of the regulator’s new “single oversight framework” Thirty-five out of 238 trusts will have “maximum autonomy” See every ...

  • HSJ Local

    Children face 'heart breaking' delays for dental surgery

    2016-10-18T11:23:00Z

    Children forced to wait up to a year for tooth extractions under general anaesthetic More than 1,500 children on the waiting list across all providers in Greater Manchester Dealing with the problems escalated to NHS England Leaders in Greater Manchester have drawn up plans to ...

  • Lawrence dunhill expert briefing
    Expert Briefing

    North by North West: Mad fer mergers

    2016-10-04T13:02:00Z

    Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill

  • Lawrence dunhill expert briefing
    Expert Briefing

    North by North West: A clear view on Greater Manchester

    2016-09-06T10:50:00Z

    Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill

  • Jackie Bene
    HSJ Knowledge

    Roundtable: when high expectations meet low morale

    2016-08-10T11:36:00Z

    At a time of stagnating salaries and punishing workloads, how are NHS leaders helping staff cope?

  • Stockport
    HSJ Local

    Landmark reconfiguration held up by capital funding squeeze

    2016-07-14T07:00:00Z

    Healthier Together reconfiguration delayed due to constraints on capital funding The project in Greater Manchester requires £35m-£61m of capital funding, but only £3m has so far been confirmed Local leaders revisit implementation plan to “send clear message that commissioners are committed” FINANCE: Health leaders in ...

  • Innovation and technology
    HSJ Local

    Trusts look to Salford for electronic patient record system

    2016-06-13T07:00:00Z

    Bolton FT and Pennine Acute Trust are both preparing to procure a new electronic patient record systems Building integrated patient records between trusts seen as key aspect of the “hospital chain” across north Greater Manchester Digital landscape in city of Manchester could be less uniform ...

  • Lawrence dunhill expert briefing
    Expert Briefing

    North by North West: Unviable contract may put Carter in reverse

    2016-06-09T12:30:00Z

    Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill

  • Call centre
    HSJ Local

    CCG 'switches off' 111 divert

    2016-06-09T07:00:00Z

    Divert to 111 has been “switched off” in Bolton due to concerns around the time taken to answer calls Patients calling their GP surgery outside normal hours instead to be directed straight to the GP out of hours services Move follows feedback from Bolton Foundation Trust, which ...

  • Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
    HSJ Local

    Two major trusts could give up 'sovereignty' to hospital chain

    2016-06-03T07:00:00Z

    ’Hospital chain’ set to have two categories of members, with some relinquishing a greater degree of sovereignty Salford Royal Foundation Trust and Pennine Acute Hospitals Trust could become ’full integrated members’, with Wigan and Bolton trusts as ’associates’ There have been ‘divergent views’ over how the chain ...

  • Lawrence dunhill expert briefing
    Expert Briefing

    North by North West: Mega-merger will create largest trust in England

    2016-06-02T07:27:00Z

    Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill

  • Lawrence dunhill expert briefing
    Expert Briefing

    North by North West: Vanguard cuts for Cheshire and Wirral

    2016-05-27T11:36:00Z

    Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill

  • Money pay coins
    News

    Revealed: The capital projects deferred in 'undignified scramble'

    2016-05-03T07:30:00Z

    £270m of deferred spending identified, much of which relates to projects such as building maintenance, IT infrastructure and the purchase of new equipment. Twenty biggest transfers listed. Download full details of the capital-to-revenue transfers identified Sources told HSJ they are seriously concerned that key capital projects ...

  • Salford Royal Foundation Trust
    HSJ Local

    Manchester vanguards will not access national fund

    2016-04-13T11:50:00Z

    The new care model vanguards being developed in Greater Manchester will need to be funded from the region’s already allocated transformation fund, not the national pot.

  • Lawrence dunhill
    Expert Briefing

    North by North West: Working on the chain gang

    2016-03-29T08:00:00Z

    HSJ ’ s new weekly email briefing on NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester.

  • Manchester
    News

    Devo Manc leaders seek private investment for NHS

    2016-03-16T10:49:00Z

    Greater Manchester looking at non-NHS sources of funding due to the constraints on capital funds at the DH and NHS England “Exploratory discussions” with institutional investors will gauge appetite for creating private investment fund LIFT and PFI type schemes likely to be considered Council leaders ...

  • Jackie bene
    HSJ Local

    Third trust considers joining Dalton’s ‘hospital chain’

    2016-02-15T10:00:00Z

    Bolton was previously reluctant to join Salford Royal and Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh in their foundation group Trusts expected to retain separate boards under the new model, but could be run by a joint executive team The three FTs have begun discussions over reconfiguration of breast surgery ...

  • Manchester
    HSJ Local

    Greater Manchester hospitals will keep access to bailouts

    2016-01-07T10:44:00Z

    NHS England has confirmed that Greater Manchester’s hospitals will still have access to national bailout funding next year, despite the devolution of health funding.

  • Calculator
    News

    Revealed: Trusts' estimated savings potential

    2016-01-05T11:00:00Z

    By using publicly available data, HSJ has been able to closely match the methodology used by Lord Carter to produce trusts’ headline “savings opportunity” figures. Here we list the least and most efficient trusts according to the headline measure, as well as data for all trusts.