NHS Improvement has accepted formal revisions to the financial forecasts of almost 60 NHS trusts, according to data published today.
Four trusts pursing a major pathology services merger in the West Midlands may reduce the number of staff working across them by more than a third, HSJ has learned.
A major alliance of acute providers in the West Midlands is being expanded to include a fourth trust, HSJ has learned.
More than a quarter of hospital trusts are now routinely delaying payments to their suppliers because of cash flow problems, analysis by HSJ reveals.
The majority of trusts continue to provide patients with less access to consultants at the weekend compared to a weekday, new data reveals.
Four trusts in partnership with GPs are on course to win a multibillion pound new care model contract.
The chief executive of a large NHS procurement partnership, owned by the Hospital Corporation of America, has left the company, HSJ can reveal.
New management team could be in place by October 2017
Clinical commissioning groups in the Black Country have set out a timeline to procure a single acute and single mental health contract across their sustainability and transformation plan area, HSJ has learned.
The organisations in the running to win one of the HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards 2017 at have been revealed.
The Dudley Group Foundation Trust has selected a new fully integrated IT system as part of its patient administration service in a bid to become a “fully digital” hospital.
Staff at a Midlands acute trust have been told to stop overspending as it is threatening the trust’s receipt of £10.5m of sustainability and transformation funding.
The Dudley Group Foundation Trust has appointed Diane Wake as its new chief executive.
Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group has become the first CCG to begin the procurement process for a multispecialty community provider.
Only a fraction of hospitals and primary care providers have asked the Care Quality Commission to review their ratings following an inspection, with just eight having a rating changed.
Three trusts in the Midlands are working on plans to create a shared staff bank, HSJ can reveal.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
APPOINTMENT: The chief executive of a major West Midlands acute trust is to take on the top job at the University Hospitals of North Midlands Trust.
The chief executive of Dudley Group Foundation Trust has said Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group’s plans for a new multispecialty community provider contract “pose significant risks” to its future.
Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group has set out a timetable for the procurement of a multispecialty community provider contract worth £244m a year.