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Trio of private providers fight for £2.2bn London contract

Three bidders have been shortlisted for one of the biggest NHS pathology contracts, HSJ can reveal.

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Worst waiting list trust looks to outsourcing

The trust with the worst elective waiting times performance is outsourcing work to other NHS trusts and a private provider, and restricting out-of-area referrals.

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London Eye: Waxing of the merger moon

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

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London Eye: Fat and rich?

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

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London Eye: New year, new appointments

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

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Integrated contract to begin after legal case settled

A legal battle over the control of integrated out of hospital care services has been settled.

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Ex-Barking chief moves to troubled Midlands trust

A chief executive who left a London hospital trust amid financial failure will take the helm of one of the West Midlands’ most troubled trusts.

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HSJ Awards 2018: Acute Sector Innovation

More men are being diagnosed with prostate cancer than ever before and yet it is the third biggest cause of cancer deaths in the UK. Standard practice has been for transrectal biopsies – intended to confirm the presence of prostate cancer – to be performed without an MRI scan having ...

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Updated: CCG loses court challenge over £100m contract

A company has won a High Court procurement challenge against a clinical commissioning group.

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Firm alleges it was told 'take NHS to court and you'll lose business'

A company was told that if it pursued a procurement challenge against a clinical commissioning group it could damage its chances of winning more work, court documents allege.

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Contract extended over ‘integrated provider’ court case

A community provider’s contract has been extended by four months, pending a court dispute over an integrated care deal.

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Eight trusts tender £2bn pathology contract amid network shake-up

An NHS pathology contract worth more than £2bn has been put on the market with the aim of linking eight trusts’ laboratory services.

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Trust brings in external investigators over bullying claims

A large hospital trust has ordered an external investigation into bullying and harassment.

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Exclusive: Company takes legal action over £100m integration contract

A large social enterprise has taken legal action against a CCG after a dispute with its former collaborators in a £100m community services contract.

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Revealed: The largest land sales by NHS trusts

NHS trusts received around £350m from land sales in 2017-18, an increase of more than 50 per cent on the previous year, according to new data.

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London Eye: The capital's scan backlogs

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

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Two acute trusts defy NHSI pathology plans

Two acute trusts are yet to agree to join pathology networks proposed 10 months ago by NHS Improvement under plans to save £200m by 2021.

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HSJ Patient Safety Awards 2018: Deteriorating Patients and Rapid Response Systems

Winner West of England Academic Health Science Network: Regional programme to improve the reliability of recognition and response to the deteriorating patient

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London Eye: What awaits Imperial's new chief executive?

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

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Ten innovators in care redesign and integration

This week we look at the organisations shortlisted for their innovative work in Acute, Community and/or Primary Care Services Redesign at the 2017 HSJ Awards.