Contingency plans have been triggered to make sure NHS trusts keep receiving millions of examination gloves, after an unforeseen surge in demand caused “stock shortages” at their main supplier.
Leaders of a health economy which has been awarded only a fraction of the funds allocated through a new capital regime have claimed national bodies failed to fully consider their bids.
A third of mental health trusts did not bid for any capital funding through their sustainability and transformation partnership, HSJ can reveal.
Live coverage of NHS England’s board meeting – the last one of the year and first since the budget
Live coverage and reaction as chancellor Philip Hammond makes budget statement
Simon Stevens made a significant intervention ahead of the budget