Seventy NHS trusts have now been recruited by NHS Improvement to its programme to improve workforce retention rates in the health service.
A vanguard project in Greater Manchester is facing a threat of industrial action by staff affected by the new care model.
NHS leaders across Greater Manchester have had to scale back ambitions to hand new care model contracts to two new accountable care organisations, HSJ has learned.
Five trusts have been identified as offering a poor overall experience to patients in their accident and emergency departments, based on a new Care Quality Commission patient survey.
One of Greater Manchester’s four ‘specialist’ emergency hospitals has had its urgent and emergency care services rated inadequate by the Care Quality Commission.
A network of acute trusts in Greater Manchester has been set the biggest savings target in the country under NHS Improvement’s national pathology networking plan.
The Greater Manchester health economy delivered a “very strong” financial performance last year, generating £150m of investment funding for the region.
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A hospital trust in Greater Manchester is preparing for leadership changes after its chief executive and chief nurse said they will retire at the end of the year, HSJ has learned.
Ten hospital trusts have been visited by a special NHS England team to “accelerate” initiatives dealing with delayed transfers of care, HSJ can reveal.
Hospital trusts with some of the largest back-loaded savings plans have insisted they can still meet their financial targets.
Shrewd service redesign by specialist nurses can lead to greater efficiency for providers and better care for patients
A new placement scheme has been designed to encourage doctors from India to work in Greater Manchester’s emergency departments, HSJ has learned.
Stockport Foundation Trust and the borough council are to create a new “care trust” to run the area’s multispecialty community provider contract.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
Essential insight into NHS matters in the North West of England, with a particular focus on the devolution project in Greater Manchester. By Lawrence Dunhill
Dozens of NHS providers will have to significantly improve their monthly “run-rates” in order to meet their financial targets for 2016-17, according to analysis by HSJ.