A much-vaunted scheme to use private investment for NHS capital projects has been officially scrapped, HSJ has learned.
Two in five trusts have told HSJ they do not have a director with IT responsibility on their board, prompting health secretary Matt Hancock to renew calls for every trust to do so.
“Home growing” staff is the key to an integrated infection prevention strategy, writes Liz Grogan
Financial penalties are being lifted from high-profile standards including cancer and elective waiting times, so far without attracting much attention. How is this happening? And will it work, asks Rob Findlay