Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust

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Trusts across STPs hope to merge by spring 2018

Two trusts in neighbouring sustainability and transformation partnerships have confirmed they aim to merge in early 2018, following the outcome of a review by the Competition and Markets Authority.


Updated: 48 trusts hit by ransomware attack

Multiple hospital trusts and other NHS organisations are suffering significant IT systems problems following a major ransomware attack.

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Revealed: 23 trusts chosen for new Carter review

More than 20 trusts have been chosen to be part of a new NHS efficiency review led by Lord Carter.

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Exclusive: Doctors' views used to expose failing services

NHS Improvement will use the satisfaction rates of junior doctors to assess which trusts could have “fragile or unsustainable services”, a document obtained by HSJ reveals.


Foundation trusts reveal merger plan

Two foundation trusts in the East Midlands have announced plans to merge and create a single organisation.

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Revealed: New oversight ratings for every NHS trust

Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.

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Midlands trusts set out on path to possible merger

STRUCTURE: Derbyshire Healthcare Foundation Trust has put on hold a decision to appoint a permanent chief executive amid the possibility it could merge or be taken over by Derbyshire Community Health Services FT.

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Revealed: First digital maturity index scores in full

This is a full list of trusts’ scores on the new digital maturity index, based on HSJ analysis of NHS England data.

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New chief executive for Derby FT named

APPOINTMENT: Derby Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust has appointed Gavin Boyle as its new chief executive.

Value in Healthcare Awards: Workforce Efficiency

Value in Healthcare Awards winners for 2015

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HSJ reveals the best places to work in 2015

The 120 top employers in the NHS have been announced.

Derbyshire Community Health Services Foundation Trust

Best Places to Work 2015 - community trust runner up

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FT encourages staff to join credit union

WORKFORCE: Derbyshire Community Health Services Foundation Trust is urging all its staff to join a credit union, HSJ has learned.


MCP vanguard leaders: We will find the solutions

MCP vanguards report on their progress


Value in Healthcare Awards 2015 shortlist announced

Book your table for the ceremony on 22 September.

Community trust enjoys high friends and family score

PERFORMANCE: Derbyshire Community Health Services Foundation Trust has scored highly for patient satisfaction in its first friends and family test responses since the survey was rolled out to community trusts in January.

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HSJ Top Chief Executives 2015

HSJ’s second annual list


Two more trusts reach foundation status

STRUCTURE: Nottinghamshire Healthcare Trust and Kent Community Health Trust have been granted foundation trust status by Monitor.

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Community trust wins subcontractor role for sexual health services

PROCUREMENT: Derby Community Health Services Trust has won a contract to provide sexual health services alongside Derby Hospitals Foundation Trust as a subcontractor.