Nine English NHS trusts now have at least half their adult acute beds occupied by covid-positive patients, with admissions still growing in every case.
Local NHS requests for hundreds of millions of pounds of government funding to help deal with covid pressures have gone unanswered throughout the pandemic, an HSJ investigation has found.
The chair of a struggling east London acute has stepped down after three years in post, but will remain chair of the neighbouring mental health trust.
London’s Nightingale hospital has remained largely empty, with just 19 patients being treated at the facility over the Easter weekend, HSJ understands.
New analysis from Edge Health shows that district general hospitals around the centre of London have been the hardest hit by the covid-19 surge, says George Batchelor
A south London trust has seen quality and safety deteriorate in some areas as its leadership focussed on major strategic changes, according to a Care Quality Commission report.
A trust whose chief executive is also in charge of commissioning for its patch has appointed a director tasked with helping “join together” health and care services.
An unprecedented five trusts saw less than half of their accident and emergency attendances within four hours in December, HSJ analysis reveals.
Three people died of cancer and another four came to severe harm after their endoscopies were delayed, a teaching hospital trust has confirmed.
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A clinical commissioning group and a provider trust have announced a further three joint executive appointments.
The government has unveiled a list of 20 new capital investment projects worth a total of £853m.
A trust chief executive will jointly lead its local clinical commissioning group from October, as part of a shared management structure established by the two bodies.
A serious incident has been declared at a trust after a backlog in scans delayed five patients’ cancer diagnosis.
The NHS has recorded its worst first quarter accident and emergency performance since records started, data released this morning revealed.
An integrated care trust received the lowest score in England from the inpatient survey, partly down to people’s experience of being discharged.
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Clinical commissioning groups in London are planning mergers that would form the two largest CCGs in England.