More than 20 NHS trusts must store clinical waste, including human remains, at their premises for up to a fortnight after their scandal-hit contractor stopped collecting waste last week, prompting a major incident.
A third of acute trusts routinely break the law by paying their suppliers late, HSJ can reveal.
One third of community hospitals missed their safe staffing plans every month for at least three years, HSJ analysis suggests.
The merger of two trusts in neighbouring sustainability and transformation partnership areas has been delayed by NHS Improvement.
The merger of two trusts in neighbouring sustainability and transformation partnership areas has been approved by the CMA.
A breakdown by area of acute and combined trusts performance on the NHS staff survey, according to the share of employees who would recommend their organisation for work or care.
Seventy NHS trusts have now been recruited by NHS Improvement to its programme to improve workforce retention rates in the health service.
Funding for 25 NHS trusts to introduce barcoding technology to improve patient safety and efficiency could be announced early next year.
More than a quarter of hospital trusts are now routinely delaying payments to their suppliers because of cash flow problems, analysis by HSJ reveals.
Another trust in the West Midlands has raised concerns over under pressure neurology services with hundreds of people waiting for an appointment.
More than 1,000 patients have been left waiting for follow up appointments because of capacity problems at a struggling specialist service.
More than one in five trusts failed to properly apply security updates that would have protected them against the worst cyberattack in NHS history.
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Two hospital trusts in the Midlands have approved an outline business case to merge.
When a foundation trust began using barcodes to improve stock control and procurement, it soon realised that the technology was capable of helping to achieve more ambitious goals relating to safety and savings
Two hospital trusts in the West Midlands are no longer accepting outpatient referrals for neurology services and another is refusing out of area referrals, due to recruitment difficulties and rising demand.
Two NHS trusts in the Midlands are working on proposals to work closer together, including a potential full merger, HSJ understands.
Almost half of NHS staff say there are not enough of them to do their jobs properly, according to the latest NHS staff survey.
Forty NHS trusts set to miss their financial targets have received almost £200m from the national fund intended to reward trusts for good performance.
Wound infections can dramatically lengthen treatment times and cost the NHS large sums of money, which is why funding for preventative measures is so important