Isle Of Wight NHS Trust

St Mary's Hospital Isle of Wight

Hundreds of serious incidents recorded at struggling small trust

One of the country’s smallest trusts recorded 277 serious incidents over a two-year period, HSJ can reveal.


Five trusts fail four-hour target in more than half of A&E cases

An unprecedented five trusts saw less than half of their accident and emergency attendances within four hours in December, HSJ analysis reveals.

St Mary's Hospital Isle of Wight

Regulator finds ‘challenging behaviour’ from trust’s senior staff

“Challenging behaviour” among senior clinicians and “disconnected” working between departments has been uncovered at a “special measures” trust at risk of losing some of its trainee doctors.


‘Overstretched’ services unable to meet ‘challenging’ needs of young refugees

“Overstretched” children’s mental health services in the South East will be “unable to meet the challenging needs” of the increasing numbers of young unaccompanied asylum seekers arriving in the region, according to regional managers.

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Special measures trust at risk of losing trainees

A special measures trust is at risk of losing its trainee doctors in acute medical services in January due to gaps in its workforce.

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Named: The trusts receiving new cash for scanners

The trusts in line to receive £200m for upgrading cancer screening equipment from the government have been announced.

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Struggling trust forms new partnership with neighbour

Isle of Wight’s struggling integrated trust is partnering with a mainland provider in Hampshire, which will help it deliver mental health services.

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Special measures trust looking for ‘partner’ for failing services

An integrated trust in special measures is looking to “partner” with another NHS organisation for mental health services, amid a wider move for reconfiguration.

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Trusts delay ‘integrated care’ merger until 2020

Health chiefs have pushed back a merger which would create one of England’s first acute, mental health and community services trusts.

St Mary's Hospital Isle of Wight

Special measures trust no longer ‘inadequate’

England’s only integrated acute, community, mental health and ambulance trust will remain in special measures despite the Care Quality Commission noting improvements. 

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Revealed: The 20 capital projects promised by the PM

The government has unveiled a list of 20 new capital investment projects worth a total of £853m.

St Mary's Hospital Isle of Wight

Trust CEO fined over failure to reveal investigation reports

A trust chief executive has been fined after her organisation failed to disclose serious incident investigations to a coroner.

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Mental health trusts reporting high levels of violence

Mental health trusts are continuing to experience higher than average incidences of violence against staff, the NHS staff survey has shown.

St Mary's Hospital Isle of Wight

Trust's 'goldfish bowl' A&E has significant nurse shortages - CQC

A trust in special measures has been ordered to take immediate action, after inspectors warned it was failing to safely staff its emergency department.

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Exclusive: Trusts 'limiting access' to psychosis services

Struggling community teams have resorted to “limiting access” to services for seriously ill patients as investment fails to reach the front line, an official report has claimed.

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NHS England rubber stamped CCG director on £1,920 a day

NHS England approved the use of an interim director providing turnaround support for a clinical commissioning group at a cost of £1,920 a day, HSJ has learned.

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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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'Inadequate' trust teams up with neighbour

An “inadequate” trust has announced plans to collaborate with its neighbour over emergency care and transport services in a bid to improve quality.

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Governance review at troubled trust as consultants warn of 'lack of expertise'

A troubled integrated trust has opened a financial governance review after consultants highlighted an underlying deficit worth more than 15 per cent of the organisation’s income.

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CCGs appoint new joint chief

North Norfolk and South Norfolk clinical commissioning groups have appointed a new chief officer, the CCGs have announced.