An aspiring integrated care provider in the West Midlands has appointed an independent chair to lead the future organisation, HSJ can reveal.
Plans to merge two mental health trusts in the West Midlands have suffered a set back after proposals were queried by NHS Improvement, HSJ can reveal
Two West Midlands trusts have failed to appoint a joint chair ahead of their merger next year.
Below is a breakdown by area of acute and combined trusts performance on the NHS staff survey, according to the share of employees who would recommend their organisation for work or care.
Many mental health trusts are too small and risk being “left on the side” in system integration plans, a leading chief executive has warned.
Two mental health providers previously involved in failed plans for a triple merger have now decided to become one trust.
Seven top NHS leaders have been shortlisted for chief executive of the year at the HSJ Awards 2018.
Hundreds of young people assessed as needing specialist mental health treatment have been made to wait more than a year, an investigation by HSJ can reveal.
A non-executive director for a West Midlands trust has been appointed as chair of his area’s sustainability and transformation partnership.
The sustainability and transformation partnership leader for the Black Country and west Birmingham is stepping down.
A merger of three trusts has been dropped because it would have created a trust spanning two sustainability and transformation partnership areas, along with concerns over clinical and financial viability, HSJ can reveal.
A merger of three trusts in the West Midlands has been put on hold by NHS Improvement.
The chief executive of an inadequate rated trust has been appointed to lead a neighbouring trust going through a merger.
A merger between three West Midlands trusts to create one of the biggest community and mental health providers in the county has been delayed, HSJ can reveal.
The country’s only mental health vanguard is preparing to launch the first bed management system across multiple trusts, to halve the number of patients being sent out of area.
Four trusts in partnership with GPs are on course to win a multibillion pound new care model contract.
Tracy Taylor has been appointed as the new chief executive of one of the country’s largest teaching hospitals.
Three trusts in the West Midlands are set to merge to create one of the biggest mental health and community trusts in the country, HSJ can reveal.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
STRUCTURE: The chief executive of a major community services trust is to take on the same role at a neighbouring mental health provider, HSJ has learned.