Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

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Trust saves £2m after taking on commissioning powers

A Yorkshire trust has managed to save £2m by repatriating out of area, locked rehabilitation patients and caring for them in the community.

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70 trusts working with NHSI to boost workforce retention

Seventy NHS trusts have now been recruited by NHS Improvement to its programme to improve workforce retention rates in the health service.

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Mental Health Matters: The housing policy vacuum

This is HSJ’s fortnightly briefing covering quality, performance and finances in the mental health sector.

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Revealed: Trusts lined up for next wave of digital funding

Six mental health trusts are being lined up for the next wave of NHS England’s flagship effort to digitalise providers.

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Exclusive: NHS struggling to maintain fire safety

NHS trusts face significant fire safety risks, research by HSJ has shown.

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Revealed: New oversight ratings for every NHS trust

Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.

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HSJ Awards 2016 shortlist unveiled

We have today revealed the shortlist for the 2016 HSJ Awards.

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Mental health trust saves £2m by cutting out of area placements

FINANCE: Cutting out of area placements for acute mental health patients has allowed a Yorkshire trust to plough £2m into bolstering community care.

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NHS England names 18 new national clinical directors

NHS England has revealed its new 18 national clinical directors, along with seven previously unannounced “associate” NCDs.

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Best Places to Work 2015 – Mental Health Trusts

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Sheffield organisations pitch £260m 'vanguard' care plan

STRUCTURE: Health and care organisations have agreed to pool £260m to redesign and commission services together in their application to become a “vanguard site” for the new models of care outlined in the NHS Five Year Forward View.

Sheffield health and care FT heading for £2.4m surplus

FINANCES: Sheffield Health and Social Care Foundation Trust’s latest financial forecasts show that the organisation is heading for a surplus of £2.42m at the end of 2014-15.

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Sheffield finance chief moves to Nottinghamshire trust

WORKFORCE: Sherwood Forest Hospitals Foundation Trust has appointed Paul Robinson as its chief finance officer.

Sheffield CCG accountable officer steps down

WORKFORCE: The accountable officer of Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group has announced he is stepping down.

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HSJ reveals the top healthcare employers

Four clinical commissioning groups are among the top 10 Best Places to Work in healthcare

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Best Places to Work 2014 – mental health trust

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Sheffield aims for single health and care budget

FINANCE: Sheffield’s clinical commissioning group and city council have unveiled plans to pool £237m more than required by national rules in 2015-16, with the “ultimate aim” of establishing a single budget for health and social care.

February surplus for Sheffield FT

FINANCE: Sheffield Health and Social Care Foundation Trust made a surplus of £4.6m in the period to the end of February – making it £1.9m ahead of plan.