Winner University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire Trust: Patient safety and risk team
Winner East Cheshire Trust: Maintaining patient safety in times of escalation – an organisational approach
The redevelopment of a community hospital is back on track after NHS Property Services approved one of its largest ever individual capital investments of nearly £12m.
The redevelopment of a community hospital has been delayed because NHS Property Services has not agreed its capital budgets for next financial year.
The chief executive of a London acute trust has agreed to head a troubled sustainability and transformation partnership.
A former regional adviser for the Care Quality Commission has been appointed executive medical director at a community and mental health trust.
Commissioners say a delay in a decision by the health secretary is affecting patient safety after admissions were halted at a community hospital.
Two foundation trusts and a consortium formed by the county council and local GPs are set to compete for an £80m community services contract, HSJ can reveal.
The chief officer of a CCG rated outstanding is stepping down as lead of a STP with the lowest rating.
Consultants have raised concerns over risks to patients after a trust ran out of beds at half of its mental health units earlier this year.
Alan Johnson, the former Labour health secretary, has turned down national NHS roles to chair a local estates company, HSJ can reveal.
A trust challenging a clinical commissioning group’s decision to award a £138m contract to a non-NHS provider spent more than £42,000 on lawyers and legal proceedings which were withdrawn within a week.
A mental health trust unit was not using a prescribed national guidance to assess ligature points when a woman hanged herself from a tap.
Clinical leaders in Yorkshire have decided to close three minor injuries units and replace the others with urgent care centres as part of a major reconfiguration of services.
A struggling mental health trust has announced that it has made its interim chief executive a permanent appointment.
A struggling foundation trust has withdrawn a High Court legal challenge over its losing out on a five-year community services contract.
A foundation trust has launched a legal challenge after losing out on a five year contract to run community services.
Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.
QUALITY: Failure to filter new care policies through the workforce led to Humber Foundation Trust being rated inadequate for safety, the trust’s nursing director has said.
QUALITY: A mental health trust has been told it has not learned lessons from its inspection in 2014 and has been rated inadequate for safety by the Care Quality Commission.