Bassetlaw PCT

Bassetlaw CCG authorised in full

STRUCTURE: Bassetlaw CCG has been authorised in full.

Five directors appointed to South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw LAT

WORKFORCE: Five directors have been appointed to the NHS Commissioning Board’s South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Local Area Team.

Phil Mettam confirmed as Bassetlaw CCG chief officer (designate)

WORKFORCE: Phil Mettam has been confirmed as the chief officer (designate) of NHS Bassetlaw Clinical Commissioning Group.

Andy Buck confirmed as South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw director

WORKFORCE: Andy Buck has been confirmed as the director of the NHS Commissioning Board local area team covering South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw.

Ming Tang appointed as MD to South Yorkshire CSS

WORKFORCE: Ming Tang has been appointed as managing director of the South Yorkshire NHS commissioning support service.

Rotherham chair takes over at all South Yorks and Bassetlaw cluster PCTs

WORKFORCE: The Rotherham, Sheffield, Doncaster, Barnsley and Bassetlaw PCTs cluster has been in place since the summer but it has this month confirmed that the Appointments Commission has confirmed Alan Tolhurst as the new chair of all five primary care trusts.

Bassetlaw community services go to Nottinghamshire Healthcare FT

STRUCTURE: Bassetlaw PCT’s community services transferred to Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust on 1 November.

Contract query raised over Doncaster and Bassetlaw's stroke performance

PERFORMANCE: NHS Bassetlaw has raised a contract query with Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals Foundation Trust over stroke performance.

Change of plan for Bassetlaw community services

STRUCTURE: Bassetlaw Primary Care Trust’s community services, which had been due to become part of Rotherham Foundation Trust, will now go to Nottinghamshire Healthcare Foundation Trust instead.

Increase in emergency admissions significantly above plan, says NHS Bassetlaw

PERFORMANCE: NHS Bassetlaw is reporting a significant increase in emergency admissions.

Bassetlaw cluster appointments made

WORKFORCE: A number of appointments have been made to the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw cluster.

South Yorks 'worst offender for premium rate GP phone numbers'

PERFORMANCE: GPs in the South Yorkshire cluster of PCTs are the biggest users of premium rate phone numbers, according to a campaign group.

NHS Bassetlaw identifies £5.7m of disinvestments

NHS Bassetlaw has identified £5.7m of “disinvestment opportunities” but says these will require £3.7m of one-off costs, including money for a GP incentive scheme.

Final proposals for NHS Bassetlaw's provider services set out

STRUCTURE: NHS Bassetlaw’s final proposals for divesting its provider arm have been set out by NHS East Midlands.

Rotherham chief exec to lead five PCTs cluster

STRUCTURE: Rotherham PCT chief executive Andy Buck will lead a five PCT cluster with Doncaster, Bassetlaw, Sheffield and Barnsley PCTs.

Bassetlaw Hospital children services unsustainable

STRUCTURE: A review carried out for NHS Bassetlaw has found that current services for children at Bassetlaw Hospital are safe, but are not sustainable in their current form into the future.

NHS Bassetlaw looks set to miss C difficile target

PERFORMANCE: The primary care trust bust its target for C difficile episodes in November and now looks unlikely to meet its yearly goal in this area.