Isle Of Wight NHS Trust

Breast cancer radiology

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.

Handshake merger

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.

Taunton and Somerset A and E

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.

Psychologist / psychiatrist / mental health

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.

Psychologist / psychiatrist / mental health

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.

lewisham hospital

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.

St Mary's Hospital Isle of Wight

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.

Norfolk Broads

CCGs appoint new joint chief

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

Whittington Hospital NHS Trust

Trust could face court action after abandoning estates deal

A London trust has abandoned procurement plans for a strategic estates partnership following pressure from local campaign groups.

North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust

Breaking: Acute and mental health trusts to merge

An acute hospital trust and mental health and community trust could merge into a single provider.

St Mary's Hospital Isle of Wight

Safety and bullying concerns persist at 'inadequate' trust

Serious shortfalls in governance “at all levels” and a “long-established bullying culture” continue to cause concern at a trust in special measures, a new report reveals.

Money

Financial performance: Best and worst of 2017-18

Twenty NHS providers accounted for almost £600m of deterioration against the trust sector’s financial plans in 2017-18.

Digital pathology

Up to eight trusts to share pathology system

Pathologists in one of England’s most advanced health economies have launched a procurement for a common IT system across laboratories at up to eight NHS trusts.