East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust – Page 3

  • cyber security
    News

    Cyber attack disruption will drag into sixth day

    2017-05-16T17:16:00Z

    At least five trusts cancelled some appointments on Tuesday One said it was cancelling activity on Wednesday Many are still in the process of recovering IT systems Many of the trusts most severely disrupted by Friday’s cyber attack are expecting to resume most patient services ...

  • Barts Health NHS Trust
    News

    Operations and services disrupted as cyber attack fallout persists

    2017-05-15T17:51:00Z

    Patients warned of further disruption and cancellations as group of large providers grapple with cyber attack fallout Jeremy Hunt says it is “encouraging” that there had not yet been a “second spike” of attacks Government’s COBRA committee meeting on Monday evening to discuss further action ...

  • Barts Health NHS Trust
    News

    Revealed: The seven hospitals struggling to recover from ransomware attack

    2017-05-14T21:48:00Z

    Seven trusts receiving national support following cyber attack are named Security experts warn it is likely there will be more organisations affected at ‘significant scale’ Concerns focused on primary care The seven hospitals which are receiving special support from national organisations in the wake of ...

  • Colchester Hospital
    News

    Four in five trusts spent over a year in special measures

    2017-05-01T07:00:00Z

    Fewer than one in five trusts removed from quality special measures within 12 months Initial expectation was trusts would come out within 12 months Ten trusts have spent two years or more in the regime Mike Richards says: ”What is most important is that the right ...

  • Great Western Hospital
    News

    Revealed: 70 hospitals awarded share of £100m A&E pot

    2017-04-21T17:37:00Z

    Seventy trusts allocated £56m between them out of £100m funding for A E Winners include Salford Royal and smaller trusts like The Princess Alexandra Seventy hospitals have been allocated a share of a £56m tranche from the £100m of capital funding ringfenced in the budget for ...

  • Whistle
    News

    Revealed: CQC inspects 40 providers after whistleblower concerns

    2017-04-13T12:00:00Z

    Whisteblowing complaints to the CQC resulted in 15 NHS and 25 independent providers having an inspection instigated or bought forward Twenty per cent of private providers and 9 per cent of NHS providers subject to a complaint had an inspection unexpectedly scheduled Between 1 April 2016 and ...

  • Beds
    News

    NHS bed occupancy hits record high

    2017-02-23T14:30:00Z

    Latest NHS bed occupancy rates are highest ever recorded for a third quarter since data collections began in 2010 HSJ analysis reveals hospital trusts with highest occupancy Six acute trusts had general and acute bed occupancy rates over 99 per cent The latest NHS bed ...

  • estates map
    News

    Mapped: Cost of backlog hospital repairs facing every STP area

    2017-01-18T07:00:00Z

    HSJ analysis reveals extent of backlog maintenance issues in each health economy High levels of outstanding repairs and refurbishment work are likely to be one indicator of where services need to be reconfigured and centralised But many areas will struggle to address the problems due to continuing ...

  • 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 ...

  • Nick Hulme
    News

    STP to appoint new chair

    2016-10-18T10:42:00Z

    Suffolk STP footprint searching for chair days before submission deadline for plans Nick Hulme to remain as STP’s senior responsible officer Chair deemed necessary in light of Mr Hulme’s role as chief executive of two trusts in the patch The Suffolk and north east Essex ...

  • Payslip
    News

    Revealed: Ministers sign off £300k of pay rises for trust chairs

    2016-10-03T16:00:00Z

    Ministers agreed nearly £300,000 in pay rises for the chairs of NHS trusts over the past year, HSJ can reveal.

  • Colchester Hospital
    News

    CQC launches inquiry into trusts failing to improve

    2016-08-19T07:00:00Z

    Only six out out of 21 trusts re-inspected by the CQC in 2015-16 showed overall improvement Review commissioned to discover “underlying reasons” why trusts are struggling to improve Colchester chief executive calls for single “oversight committees” to become more common The Care Quality Commission has ...

  • Savings must be found without any additional transitional finance to help establish new services
    Expert Briefing

    HSJ Catch Up: Overspend forecast for NHS England, and MCP contract options revealed

    2016-07-29T14:50:00Z

    Your essential update on the week in health

  • Nick Hulme
    HSJ Local

    Special measures trust’s problems 'worse than I thought', says new chief

    2016-07-25T07:00:00Z

    Colchester “doesn’t feel like an organisation that has control of its day to day functioning”, says new chief executive Nick Hulme says he expects merger with Ipswich over the next 18 months to two years Merger timetable slowed considerably because of extent of care quality and performance ...

  • Petrie dishes
    News

    Host trust quits financially 'fragile' NHS pathology venture

    2016-07-01T11:00:00Z

    Cambridge University Hospitals pulls out of flagship pathology project it was hosting Trust faces £5m bill to extricate itself from The Pathology Partnership Cambridge says partnership lost £15m last year, costing trust £3.7m Partnership insists it will “evolve” A flagship NHS joint venture has ...

  • Surgery
    News

    Revealed: 2016 winners of the HSJ Value Awards

    2016-05-25T07:01:00Z

    Surgery Celebrating the achievements of organisations that provide oustanding value in healthcare

  • Colchester Hospital
    HSJ Local

    Troubled trust to appoint new chief executive and chair

    2016-05-17T10:00:00Z

    HSJ understands CEO and chair from neighbouring Ipswich Hospital are to replace incumbents at Colchester The duo will retain their Ipswich roles, it is understood Move follows regulators announcing trusts were to form a new “long term partnership” If confirmed, Ipswich CEO would become fifth ...

  • Colchester Hospital
    News

    Colchester told to partner with local trust or face failure regime

    2016-04-28T00:01:00Z

    Colchester trust told it risks being put in the failure regime, which could result in its liquidation CQC says its services are unsafe and patients are at risk of harm Regulators say trust must form a “long term partnership” with Ipswich to “secure services” CQC has ...

  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham FT
    News

    Revealed: First digital maturity index scores in full

    2016-04-12T09:30:00Z

    This is a full list of trusts’ scores on the new digital maturity index, based on HSJ analysis of NHS England data.

  • Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    News

    Analysis: The trusts targeted by Carter for estates savings

    2016-04-01T12:20:00Z

    Trusts expected to meet key targets around non-clinical and unused space by April 2020 HSJ has learned the methodology used by the Carter review to benchmark trusts There are acknowledged flaws and issues with the data being used, with some trusts admitting they made inaccurate submissions ...