Plans for a mass expansion of rehabilitation beds in new “Seacole centres” have been scrapped, with local leaders now told there is no capital funding to build them.
A newly formed clinical commissioning group is starting work with a £62m deficit from last year.
Several senior staff at clinical commissioning groups have left with payments above the £160,000 cap as their redundancy payoffs are being topped off with payments in lieu.
Four clinical commissioning groups are consulting on plans to create a single organisation covering an integrated care system.
Just two regions account for nine of the 10 worst performing clinical commissioning groups for late detection of cancer, according to official data.
A hospital reconfiguration project stalled for roughly 16 years is a step closer to being realised after commissioners and clinicians across regional boundaries signed off a joint business case.
Four Surrey clinical commissioning groups are considering a merger to create a single organisation covering more than a million people.
Nearly one in five clinical commissioning groups are restricting access to at least three basic elective surgeries and treatments, according to researchers.
A legal battle over the control of integrated out of hospital care services has been settled.
Commissioners are to pump an extra £10m into ambulance services in the south east this financial year so national standards for responding to emergency calls can be met from the middle of 2019.
The variation in the rates of cancers diagnosed in A&E departments across England is narrowing according to the latest data but some areas still have rates nearly double other parts of the country.
A company has won a High Court procurement challenge against a clinical commissioning group.
A company was told that if it pursued a procurement challenge against a clinical commissioning group it could damage its chances of winning more work, court documents allege.
A large social enterprise has taken legal action against a CCG after a dispute with its former collaborators in a £100m community services contract.
Commissioners are relaunching a stalled effort to find a single provider for the abdominal aortic aneurysm screening programme in south London and parts of Surrey.
Ingrid Torjesen reports on an award winning teledermoscopy service that escalates routine dermatology referrals from GPs to secondary care management
The deputy chief executive of the Royal Surrey County Hospital Foundation Trust is stepping up to the top job.
NHS England has picked two more regions to receive up to £7.5m to create detail health and care patient records.
Alison Moore talks to Claire Fulller, HSJ’s clinical leader of the year, about the impact the award has had on her