The chair of one of England’s biggest teaching hospital trusts will also chair its smaller neighbour from next April.
A report commissioned by NHSX found a belief among patients and clinicians that new technology was sometimes foisted on the NHS to “satisfy a political or commercial imperative” rather than improve healthcare for patients and clinicians.
The trusts in line to receive £200m for upgrading cancer screening equipment from the government have been announced.
The NHS could be well-placed to realise the benefits of AI in healthcare, writes Google Health’s Michael Macdonnell.
A mental health trust and one of England’s worst performing acute trusts have announced they will come together under a “group model”.
More needs to be done to help junior doctors prepare for their work in the NHS, according to Health Education England’s medical director.
Artificial intelligence will be used to foresee and prevent the onset of life-threatening conditions in NHS hospitals in “substantial pilots” in about 18 months, Google DeepMind’s clinical lead has predicted.
NHS trusts will be ordered not to enter into deals in which they share patient information exclusively with one tech company, for fear it will undermine national efforts.
Nick Carver and Joan Saddler give an overview of two recently held podcasts that featured an expert panel discussing inclusiveness in the health service
Patient groups have called NHS England “unbelievably arrogant” for failing to listen to patients during drug funding reviews.
A leading London hospital trust has stopped reporting its elective waiting list data, citing issues with accuracy.
The English waiting list is still growing, and the admission rate still faltering, despite the promises and plans, notes Rob Findlay
A trust has extended its pathology contract with a public-private partnership as doubts have emerged over a planned merger with a neighbour.
The annual staff survey has shown a steady increase in discrimination since 2015. Below is a breakdown of the trusts with the highest and lowest percentages of staff experiencing discrimination at work in the last 12 months, comparing 2017 to 2018.
Commissioners in north London are investigating an increase in waiting lists for cancer patients at a major teaching trust in the capital.
Three bidders have been shortlisted for one of the biggest NHS pathology contracts, HSJ can reveal.
A former union boss has been appointed interim chair of a London district general hospital.
The Royal Free London Foundation Trust has appointed a new group chief executive.