HSJ has identified 19 providers that have already established a subsidiary company to manage their estate, plus 16 that have told staff they are considering the move.
A former Department of Health and Social Care minister has been appointed as chair of a sustainability and transformation partnership.
An acute trust has defended its decision to transfer 350 non-clinical staff to a newly established subsidiary company amid an accusation from a union that it has breached its licence.
An acute trust leading a new care model vanguard is set to take on the running of five further GP practices this year.
A financial turnaround project where management consultants are sent to work with NHS trusts has been shelved by NHS Improvement, HSJ has learned.
Accident and emergency performance against the four hour target in December fell to 85 per cent, equalling the worst month on record – with one trust only achieving 40 per cent at its major “type one” site.
Three new non-executive board members have been appointed to the Care Quality Commission.
An integrated foundation trust is looking to partner with a private company for up to 25 years in a bid to unlock capital funding for its future estates plans.
Patient data held by a hospital trust was erroneously sent to and stored on a company’s server in USA, amid problems with a new electronic patient record system.
NHS trusts must reduce their combined monthly deficit to £107m to meet the official forecast figures in the second half of 2017-18, after recording a monthly deficit of almost £300m in the first half of the year.
Yeovil District Hospital Foundation Trust is set to roll out an app developed by artificial intelligence firm DeepMind, after signing a five year contract with the Google owned company.
Commissioners have given the green light to an overhaul of NHS services in an accountable care system that will see two acute hospitals split into emergency and elective centres.
Royal Brompton and Harefield Foundation Trust: Frontline NHS Innovation: BHIS™ Postoperative Support Bra for Female Cardiothoracic Patients
Homerton University Foundation Trust: Locomotor Service
An acute hospital trust chief executive is leaving her post to become chief operating officer of a major health research institute.
Just three hospital trusts have hit their lowered targets for accident and emergency performance, the latest data reveals.
Almost 70 per cent of NHS trusts have seen a rise in E coli infections in the 12 months up to to January 2017, raising questions over their ability to meet the government’s target to cut rates by 50 per cent in three years.
National health leaders’ struggle to agree a tax exemption for a new type of NHS provider is casting doubt over the viability of one of the most advanced plans to establish an accountable care organisation, HSJ has learned.
The organisations in the running to win one of the HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards 2017 at have been revealed.
It has been a huge week in new care models and health policy generally. There are at least three things I could have written about at length this week.