Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Andrew Ridley

How digital technology is benefiting community health services

Community providers’ flexible, community-based model of service provision is well-suited to testing small-scale innovations in digital. By Andrew Ridley

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HSJ Value Awards 2020: Pharmacy and Medicines Optimisation Award

The Kidzmed project was a quality improvement project to teach children and young people how to take tablet medication.

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HSJ Value Awards 2020: Respiratory Care Initiative of the Year

The ImpACT+ service is delivered by a team of respiratory consultants, specialist respiratory nurses, physiotherapists and occupational therapists along with admin and clinical support staff.

Nick Hulme

NHS chiefs 'must call out racists and homophobes'

Three leading NHS trust chief executives have called on their peers to directly challenge communities whose racist and homophobic views often lead to the abuse of NHS staff.

Dave west expert briefing

The biggest set of mergers for a decade

Insider tales and must-read analysis on how integration is reshaping health and care systems, NHS providers, primary care, and commissioning. This week by deputy editor Dave West.

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Pay deal row erupts between government and NHS England

A row has broken out between the government and NHS England over £50m funding for NHS staff pay.

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Trust complains of 'fundamentally flawed' procurement process

A community trust that lost a key contract has written to members of Parliament, claiming the procurement process was “fundamentally flawed”.


Trust losing third of income rules out legal challenge

A trust set to lose nearly a third of its income after missing out on a major service contract has ruled out a legal challenge.

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Community health spend cut while primary care boomed - new data

Community health service spending by the NHS has been cut over the past two financial years, while primary care saw large real terms increases, according to data newly released by NHS England.


London trusts to lose £300m after tariff change

NHS trusts in London have criticised proposed changes to the national payment tariff which would cut their income by an estimated £300m.

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CCG forced to subsidise GP practice relocation

A north London CCG has resorted to offering subsidies to persuade a GP practice to move into a community hospital site.

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Preferred bidder named for controversial £450m contract

A London trust has been named as the preferred bidder for a £450m community services contract that has been criticised for not offering enough money to meet its service obligations.

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Second trust pulls out of community services tender

A second NHS trust has withdrawn its bid for a £450m community services contract in west London because it could not get under the cost cap.

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Standalone community trusts meet safe staffing plans more often

One third of community hospitals missed their safe staffing plans every month for at least three years, HSJ analysis suggests.

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CCG tenders £450m community services contract

Commissioners have tendered a £450m contract for community services in west London, which has sparked apparent interest from at least two NHS trusts and private provider Virgin Care.

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HSJ Patient Safety Awards 2018: Organisation of the Year

Winner Central London Community Healthcare Trust: Simply the best, every time

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Community trust director to lead acute hospital

The chief operating officer of a community trust has taken up her first chief executive post at a small district general hospital.

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Trusts without borders

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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HSJ Partnership Awards 2018: Property and Estates Management Service of the Year

WINNER: Plan B Solutions Ltd: Half a Billion Pounds - Grasping the First Nettle

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HSJ Partnership Awards 2018: Recruitment Services Provider of the Year

WINNER: Bank Partners (Part of the Independent Clinical Services Group): Reduction of Agency Spend at the Royal London Hospital (part of Barts Health Trust)