Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust

Whittington Hospital NHS Trust

Interim appointed after trust chair’s sudden departure

A north London trust has appointed a non-executive director as interim chair after its chair stepped down three months early.

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Mental health trusts reporting high levels of violence

Mental health trusts are continuing to experience higher than average incidences of violence against staff, the NHS staff survey has shown.

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Health leaders call on prime minister to prevent 'no-deal' Brexit

Health leaders, including a former NHS chief executive, have signed a letter calling on the prime minister to prevent a no-deal Brexit.

Uclh

London trusts to lose £300m after tariff change

NHS trusts in London have criticised proposed changes to the national payment tariff which would cut their income by an estimated £300m.

Maudsley

Chief exec of top mental health trust retiring

The chief executive of one of England’s top mental health trusts is retiring this summer.

Joe Rafferty

Many mental health trusts are too small, says top CEO

Many mental health trusts are too small and risk being “left on the side” in system integration plans, a leading chief executive has warned.

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London trusts to pay for thousands of EU staff's ‘settled status’

Trusts across London have confirmed they will reimburse EU staff applying for settled status to live in the UK after Brexit.

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Revealed: Hundreds of children wait more than a year for specialist help

Hundreds of young people assessed as needing specialist mental health treatment have been made to wait more than a year, an investigation by HSJ can reveal.

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Seven NHS organisations transforming mental health care

HSJ Solutions is the largest database of validated best practice in the NHS. Here you will find workable and evidence based solutions to everyday challenges facing the NHS.

David Sloman

David Sloman: STPs are refocusing attention on population health

We have to move away from hospitals being the symbol of the NHS to a world where empowering people to look after their own health is our primary function, writes Sir David Sloman

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Why not a psychiatrist as NHS England medical director?

A case for appointing a psychiatrist as the next NHS England medical director

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Revealed: Trusts in mix for millions in digital funding

Fourteen mental health trusts are vying to secure up to £5m of central funding as part of the digital exemplars programme, HSJ understands.

The Christie

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.

Paul Burstow

Is five a good number for the forward view?

The financial challenges increase the urgency to get on with the task of health care advancement but cannot shorten the time it takes to complete the journey

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Roundtable: How much money is enough?

What are the biggest challenges in making the funding settlement work? This was the question tackled by our expert panel in a recent roundtable debate. Report by Alison Moore

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Revealed: The trusts most reliant on EU staff

Specialist trusts and those in London have the largest proportions of staff from the European Union, HSJ analysis shows.

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Taking mental health a step beyond primary care

A new mental health service delivers integrated care to complex patients who have not historically been well served

Boris Johnson

London's devolution demands revealed

Proposals to redesign London’s £93bn public services through wide ranging devolution from central government have been agreed by borough leaders and the city’s mayor.

Tavistock and Portman Foundation Trust

Best Places to Work 2015 – Mental Health Trusts