- Reaction to Philip Hammond’s budget statement
- Twelve STP projects to share £260m capital funding (see 14.21 update)
- Chancellor announces £2.8bn boost to NHS revenue budget
- New money for pay rises in exchange for contract reform
One-off benefits helped the NHS provider sector report an improved financial deficit for 2018-19 – but the underlying position worsened by £700m.
NHS trusts have been told to switch from a widely-praised price comparison tool to a new in-house version in a bid to ramp up procurement savings.
Live coverage of NHS England’s board meeting – the last one of the year and first since the budget
Simon Stevens made a significant intervention ahead of the budget
Baroness Dido Harding answers questions from MPs at pre-appointment hearing