Hospitals were on course to miss a flagship target to free up 4,000 beds, information obtained by HSJ suggests.
Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover
A major teaching hospital is putting plans in place to prioritise which patients to treat if a no-deal Brexit causes critical shortages in drugs and/or medical devices.
Consolidation of radiotherapy services “will be impossible” without more money, a royal college has warned.
University hospitals face bias from national leaders, and growing challenges from tightening funding and Brexit, their trade body has said.
Sir David Nicholson has been appointed permanent chair of a troubled hospital trust, HSJ can reveal.
Fifteen trust chief executives were paid at yearly rates of more than £250,000 last year, including several in the north east running district general hospitals, according to HSJ analysis.
A foundation trust is working on a commercial partnership with Saudi Arabia.
The health secretary has said NHS chief executives should “be asking serious questions” of themselves if their board does not include a chief information officer.
One of the country’s biggest trusts has opened an office in China, with the chief executive meeting with a “very influential person in Beijing”.
Seven hub trusts and 27 partners have been selected to be part of a high profile new genomic test network, but will not be fully operational for a further 18 months.
A Shelford Group chief executive was “deliberately misleading” or failed to show sufficient “care and attention” in the dismissal of a whistleblowing surgeon, an employment tribunal has said.
Dame Julie Moore has claimed there is no “coherent policy framework for the NHS” and accused regulators of making it harder for trust chief executives to do their job.
Dame Julie Moore is moving from the helm of one of the biggest trusts in the country to helping govern one of its troubled neighbours.
Andy Cowper reflects on the leadership and management skills of Dame Julie Moore, who has just retired as chief executive of University Hospitals Birmingham FT
The Birmingham and Solihull health economy has appointed a new leader following the retirement of Dame Julie Moore.
One of the largest hospital trusts in the country is carrying out a major clinical services review that could lead to the centralisation of more than a dozen services.
The medical director at University Hospitals Birmingham Foundation Trust has been appointed as the organisation’s new permanent chief executive, to take over from Dame Julie Moore.
A new chief executive has been appointed to one of UK’s most high profile hospital organisations, HSJ can reveal.