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
A case for appointing a psychiatrist as the next NHS England medical director
Fourteen mental health trusts are vying to secure up to £5m of central funding as part of the digital exemplars programme, HSJ understands.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
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
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
Specialist trusts and those in London have the largest proportions of staff from the European Union, HSJ analysis shows.
A new mental health service delivers integrated care to complex patients who have not historically been well served
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.
An overview of integrated care
COMMERCE: A disused post office will be the base for a new contracted multidisciplinary team as part of Camden Clinical Commissioning Group’s strategy to improve the mental health and wellbeing of 16-24 year olds.
WORKFORCE: The number of family nurse positions in the English NHS has increased by 2,850 over the last year, the trust managing the scheme has said.
FINANCE: The Tavistock and Portman Trust has announced a surplus of £1.66m for the first nine months of the financial year, £1.33m higher than its planned surplus for the year to date.
Four clinical commissioning groups are among the top 10 Best Places to Work in healthcare
Both foundation trusts and ministers are both focusing on improving quality ahead of the election, but the emphasis on controlling costs will return, plus the rest of today’s news and comment