The first NHS targets for reducing the disproportionate share of black and minority ethnic staff being subject to disciplinary cases have been set by NHS England, which has also told trusts to reduce unnecessary disciplinary action overall.
A Manchester mental health and community trust has become the latest to attempt an organisation-wide just culture approach to learning from errors.
More than a dozen NHS trusts in a devolution area have agreed to align their buying power for purchases costing more than £1m, HSJ can reveal.
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NHS Improvement has accepted formal revisions to the financial forecasts of almost 60 NHS trusts, according to data published today.
NHS trusts must reduce their combined monthly deficit to £107m to meet the official forecast figures in the second half of 2017-18, after recording a monthly deficit of almost £300m in the first half of the year.
More than 50 NHS trusts have confirmed they have not had a fire service inspection since the Grenfell Tower disaster – despite all providers being ordered to arrange them just days after the fire.
A potentially “unjustifiable” variation in spending on children and young people’s mental health services has raised concerns that cash pledged for these services is not reaching the front line.
The Greater Manchester health economy delivered a “very strong” financial performance last year, generating £150m of investment funding for the region.
How the new chief executive of Pennine Care Foundation Trust will have a pivotal role in shaping the future of mental health and community care through the Greater Manchester devolution programme
A former mental health trust chief executive, who resigned last year after helping to cover up the sexual harassment of a HR director, is being paid £60,000 to work two days a week as a private consultant at a neighbouring trust.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
Leaders in Greater Manchester have drawn up plans to address a crisis in children’s dental services.
Leaders of a high profile vanguard project in Greater Manchester have moved away from the standard multispecialty community provider model by opting to include significant aspects of acute hospital care.