The Whittington Hospital NHS 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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Trust chair leaves three months early

A trust chair has stepped down three months before the end of his term.

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Exclusive: Trust ‘mired in grievance culture’

A probe into bullying and harassment at a hospital trust has criticised a “cosy” executive team “unable to challenge themselves or others”.

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London Eye: 'Closer working'

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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Whistleblowing case reveals infighting concerns over 'unsafe' unit

A hospital trust delayed making changes to a “dysfunctional” cancer unit because staff were against closer working with a neighbour, evidence to a tribunal has alleged.

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London Eye: In all but name

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: So long, SaHF

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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London Eye: Two aims

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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Staff survey analysis: Trusts with the most staff experiencing violence

A breakdown by area of acute and combined trusts based on the share of employees experiencing violence from patients, relatives or the public in the last 12 months, according to the NHS staff survey 2018.

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London Eye: Rearranging the chairs

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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Major hospital relocation plans get £100m boost

A major programme involving land sales and services moving site has come a step closer to completion after the government announced £100m for the projects.

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Exclusive: Major incident as hospital waste collections halted

More than 20 NHS trusts must store clinical waste, including human remains, at their premises for up to a fortnight after their scandal-hit contractor stopped collecting waste last week, prompting a major incident.

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Trust accused of dropping estates deal after pressure from Corbyn

A London trust pulled out of a strategic partnership partly due to political pressure from Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, an estates management firm has claimed.

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Trusts move clinical waste contracts to new provider after stockpiling scandal

Fifteen NHS trusts have transferred their clinical waste management contracts to another provider, after it emerged a key supplier to the NHS was stockpiling human body parts and other dangerous waste.

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Cardiac row trust replaces its acting medical director

A troubled teaching trust in south London has hired a permanent replacement for its acting medical director, while it tries to overhaul its dysfunctional heart surgery unit.

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Trust could face court action after abandoning estates deal

A London trust has abandoned procurement plans for a strategic estates partnership following pressure from local campaign groups.

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Winners revealed for HSJ Value Awards 2018

Twenty organisations have been honoured in the 2018 HSJ Value Awards – which recognise and celebrate outstanding improvements in care quality and efficiency made by NHS staff.

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Trusts taken to court after dropping estates firm over Grenfell link

Two NHS trusts have been taken to court after pulling out of a multimillion pound estates partnership over concerns about an estates management company’s links to a Grenfell Tower contractor.

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In full: Pathology network proposals

HSJ approached the 29 pathology networks proposed by NHS Improvement to ask if local trusts had signed up. In most cases the proposed “hub” trust was able to answer on behalf of its network.

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London Eye: The People's Borough turns down the Rose Red Empire

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover