Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Ben Clover

Academic health science partnerships take shape in London

Lord Darzi’s phoenix-from-the-ashes academic health science partnership Imperial Health Partners has got off to a flying start, but one name was conspicuous by its absence on its list of potential partners.

HSJ reporter Ben Clover

Review of London trusts reveals fears for safety

By now everyone in London’s heard of the SaFE review. NHS London commissioned consultants McKinsey to put together the Safe and Financially Effective paper and it has sat on desks for a few weeks at Southside. It’s explosive.

HSJ reporter Ben Clover

Will Lansley be red-faced after rubber-stamped reconfiguration in London?

By the time you read this there may have been news on a most contentious reconfiguration in the capital – namely whether the health secretary has found a way to rubber-stamp the downgrading of Chase Farm without losing face (which he has, just about - ed.).