Senior healthcare leaders have called on ministers to scrap their financial and efficiency targets as they scramble services to respond to the coronavirus outbreak.
Two acute trusts in Derbyshire have fallen £24m behind their financial “control totals” and admitted they will miss their year-end plans.
A fifth standalone community trust has been rated “outstanding” by the Care Quality Commission.
A row has broken out between the government and NHS England over £50m funding for NHS staff pay.
Tracy Allen, chief executive of Derbyshire Community Health Services Foundation Trust, explains how the role of executive director of quality/chief nurse will be a key influencer in health and social care integration across Derbyshire
NHS trusts received around £350m from land sales in 2017-18, an increase of more than 50 per cent on the previous year, according to new data.
As demands placed on NHS staff grow, employers accept that more can be done to properly use and retain the talents of the people who make up the health service, writes Danny Mortimer
Facilities management services at five NHS hospital trusts could be taken over by Serco in a £29m deal, following the collapse of Carillion.
Two trusts in neighbouring sustainability and transformation partnerships have confirmed they aim to merge in early 2018, following the outcome of a review by the Competition and Markets Authority.
Multiple hospital trusts and other NHS organisations are suffering significant IT systems problems following a major ransomware attack.
More than 20 trusts have been chosen to be part of a new NHS efficiency review led by Lord Carter.
NHS Improvement will use the satisfaction rates of junior doctors to assess which trusts could have “fragile or unsustainable services”, a document obtained by HSJ reveals.
Two foundation trusts in the East Midlands have announced plans to merge and create a single organisation.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
STRUCTURE: Derbyshire Healthcare Foundation Trust has put on hold a decision to appoint a permanent chief executive amid the possibility it could merge or be taken over by Derbyshire Community Health Services FT.
This is a full list of trusts’ scores on the new digital maturity index, based on HSJ analysis of NHS England data.
APPOINTMENT: Derby Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust has appointed Gavin Boyle as its new chief executive.
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