Hertfordshire PCT


CCG plans to move services from ‘void’ hospital

NHS Cambridgeshire and Peterborough CCG

Additional screening sessions in Herts

PERFORMANCE: Hertfordshire Community Trust is putting on additional sessions to ensure young children are given health screening, after it fell below targets for the number seen.

Independent provider hitting waiting performance in Herts

PERFORMANCE: A troubled independent sector treatment centre is contining to affect performance in Hertfordshire.

More complaints at Herts Community Trust

PERFORMANCE: Hertfordshire Community Trust saw complaints rise to 68 in the third quarter compared with 56 in quarter two and 51 in quarter one.

Now Herts Community Health expects £1m surplus

FINANCE: Hertfordshire Community Trust expects to end the year with a surplus of £1.05m against a plan of £1.23m.

C Diff breached at Herts Community Trust

PERFORMANCE: Breaching the yearly target for clostridium difficile cases has led to a red rating for Hertfordshire Community Trust.

Lister Surgicentre faces CQC 'action'

Lister Surgicentre faces CQC 'action'

PERFORMANCE: The Care Quality Commission has said it will take “action” in relation to privately-run Lister Surgicentre, after it concluded patients’ health and welfare continue to be put at risk by the facility.

Concerns raised about ageing practice nurse workforce

WORKFORCE: Practice nursing is facing a future workforce crisis in the East of England, the Royal College of Nursing has warned.

Business case for new hospital in Hemel

STRUCTURE: A business case of the development of a local general hospital on the Hemel Hempstead Hospital site could be prepared by the end of the year.

Herts PCT to hold own contract with London provider

FINANCE: NHS Hertfordshire is to hold its own contract with a London trust after concerns that plans to decommission services were not moving forward.

Herts acute services overspent last year

FINANCE: Spending on acute services in Hertfordshire was overspent by £20.9m in 2011-12, board papers reveal.

Hertfordshire gives approval for £30m QEII redevelopment

COMMERCIAL: The full business case for the £30m redevelopment of the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital site in Welwyn Garden City has been approved by NHS Hertfordshire.

PCT approves hospital redevelopment

STRUCTURE: The full business case for the £30m redevelopment of the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital site in Welwyn Garden City has been approved by NHS Hertfordshire.

Smallest CCG told: merge tomorrow

STRUCTURE: The smallest pathfinder clinical commissioning group in England has been given less than two days’ notice to merge with its neighbours.

NHS Hertfordshire to plan future of local hospital

STRUCTURE: The PCT and West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust are to work together to develop Hemel Hempstead Hospital as a local general hospital providing a range of services for the community.

Herts CCGs overspend affecting PCT

FINANCE: Clinical commissioning groups in Hertfordshire are spending far more planned - leaving the PCT as a whole overspent at the end of month six.

Two CCGs responsible for £2m of Hertfordshire's overspend

FINANCE: Two clinical commissioning groups were responsible for £2m of a £2.1m overspend on commissioning budgets by the end of month four, NHS Hertfordshire’s board has been told.

Hertfordshire overspend attributed to CCGs

FINANCE: NHS Hertfordshire has overspent by nearly £1.4m already this financial year, with much of the overspend attributed to one clinical commissioning group.

Hertfordshire PCT pledges £1.7m to delayed centre

FINANCE: NHS Hertfordshire has committed £1.7m of non recurrent funding on “ramp up costs” for a delayed treatment centre at the Lister Hospital

Purdah delays Hertfordshire community FT consultation

STRUCTURE: Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust has delayed a consultation on its foundation trust application due to local election “purdah”.