Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Regulators offer significant financial support to new acute FT

Liverpool’s new acute trust will benefit from significant financial support over the next four years, in the form of capital funding and relatively low efficiency targets.

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Named: The trusts receiving new cash for scanners

The trusts in line to receive £200m for upgrading cancer screening equipment from the government have been announced.

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North by North West: Why Liverpool missed out

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Revealed: The trusts with the highest cataract complication rates

Several trusts have taken action after recording high rates of complications for cataract surgery, while others have disputed the figures, an HSJ  investigation has found.

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‘About that bus…?’: Not just Kent – The troubled health economies facing a no-deal jam

Welcome to the ‘About that bus…?’ weekly newsletter – giving you the inside track on how the fallout from Brexit is affecting the NHS at national and local level, edited by James Illman Contact me in confidence.

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North by North West: Going electronic

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Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

Trust seeks £300m for unfinished Carillion hospital

An acute trust is set to ask government for £300m to complete building works on a former Carillion hospital, a meeting was told, after engineers identified a series of problems with the structure.

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Two trusts forced to close 170 beds over fire safety concerns

Two large teaching trusts have been forced to close more than 170 beds due to concerns over fire safety, while significant sections of one hospital can only remain open if hourly checks are carried out.

Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

CMA clears acute trust mega merger after two months

The Competition and Markets Authority has cleared the planned merger of two acute trusts in Liverpool after the first stage of its approval process.

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North by North West: Capital boosts

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North by North West: No case to answer

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FT accuses Treasury of being inflexible over PFI buyout

A leading foundation trust says inflexible Treasury rules are preventing it from buying out a private finance initiative contract, which could deliver savings of £30m a year.

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North by North West: Groupthink

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CEO chosen for new mega-trust

The chief executive for what will be one of the largest NHS trusts in the north of England has been appointed from a shortlist of three interviewees, HSJ has learned.

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North by North West: Unpicking the headlines

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North by North West: The region’s most important job

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New chair appointed for mega-trust

A new chair has been appointed to what will be one of the largest NHS trusts in the north of England, after an incumbent candidate was rejected for the role.

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North by North West: Bill McCarthy's top priorities

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Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Merger lead appointed CEO of acute trust

Chesterfield Royal Hospital Foundation Trust has appointed a new chief executive who has been responsible for a major merger project in her current job.

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North by North West: Festering relationships harm patients

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