A trust is proposing an extended moratorium on elective care over Christmas 2019 and Easter 2020, and pre-booking outsourcing to private providers in an attempt to shore up emergency care performance and cut cancellations.
NHS trusts continue to miss targets aimed at helping hospitals spend millions of pounds more effectively, HSJ can reveal.
A trust has been unable to start some new cancer trials as planned after regulators partially suspended its licence to manufacture medicines.
A last-ditch agreement has stopped a pioneering joint venture between a GP federation and an acute trust from falling apart.
Consolidation of radiotherapy services “will be impossible” without more money, a royal college has warned.
Junior doctors have worked beyond their contracted terms and conditions more than 63,000 times since 2015, resulting in fines worth more than £250,000, HSJ can reveal today.
The former chief executive of a Shelford Group hospital trust is taking up a role leading a charity.
The deputy chief executive of the Royal Surrey County Hospital Foundation Trust is stepping up to the top job.
The Getting It Right First Time programme has today announced four new clinical leads, including its first for the mental health sector.
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NHS England has picked two more regions to receive up to £7.5m to create detail health and care patient records.
The Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch will not achieve national coverage of maternity incidents until March next year, it has told HSJ.
Twenty NHS providers accounted for almost £600m of deterioration against the trust sector’s financial plans in 2017-18.
NHS trusts ended last year with a combined deficit of £960m, according to accounting data published by regulators.
A major teaching hospital has recruited a former pharmacist as its new chief executive.
A foundation trust has refused to release a governance report after a follow up review showed it had been “fundamentally transformed” from having a “dysfunctional” board.
HSJ approached the 29 pathology networks proposed by NHS Improvement to ask if local trusts had signed up. In most cases the proposed “hub” trust was able to answer on behalf of its network.
Trusts in Berkshire and Surrey are looking at creating a pharmacy joint venture modelled on their existing pathology service.
A trust has had two months of disruption after an upgrade to its patient administration system which led to patients waiting longer, a rise in “did not attends” and temporary staff being employed to type letters.