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GP pay for performance framework suspended

The quality outcomes framework incentive programme for GPs will be among requirements on GP practices that will be temporarily suspended as part of the NHS’ effort to remove “routine barriers” to the national covid-19 response.

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Only six of 200 NHS private units signed up to complaints watchdog

Just six of the NHS’ more than 200 private patient units are signed up to the independent complaints adjudicator, HSJ has learned.

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Commissioners approve new specialist hospital

London commissioners have approved proposals to build a new eye hospital and research centre in the north of the city.

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Trust in £2m legal battle with pharma company

A specialist trust is being sued for nearly £2m by a Luxembourgian pharmaceutical company over allegations of wrongdoing by the provider’s subsidiary company, HSJ can reveal.

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Moorfields CEO spoke at HSJ webinar on AI in healthcare

The chief executive of a trust recognised as pioneering possible applications of artificial intelligence in healthcare recently spoke at an HSJ roundtable on the topic.

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Revealed: The trusts where patients lost their sight after follow-up delays

Dozens of patients suffered permanent or long-term harm to their eyes after waiting too long for a follow-up appointment, HSJ can reveal — with thousands more waiting over a year longer than they should have.

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Healthwatch chief waits over an hour for transport company to answer call

A logistics company awarded a patient transport contract has been heavily criticised after a local Healthwatch chief executive spent more than an hour waiting for them to answer the phone.

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The coming era of predictive medicine

The NHS could be well-placed to realise the benefits of AI in healthcare, writes Google Health’s Michael Macdonnell.

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Specialist trust now providing a fifth of all NHS private patient work

A specialist cancer trust increased its income from private patients by £17m last year, while the service as a whole saw non-NHS healthcare revenues rise by 6 per cent.

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Twenty big NHS building projects that need Boris’ cash

With the new prime minister poised to announce NHS building projects, HSJ has identified 20 of the most significant hospital infrastructure schemes that require big injections of capital funding, often to address pressing problems with care quality.

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London Eye: Waxing of the merger moon

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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London trusts to lose £300m after tariff change

NHS trusts in London have criticised proposed changes to the national payment tariff which would cut their income by an estimated £300m.

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London Eye: Fat and rich?

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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London Eye: New year, new appointments

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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London Eye: Rating the Russell era

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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Revealed: Vital STP projects face doubt after £1bn fund snub

An £84m urgent and emergency care transformation in Middlesbrough, system wide cancer reconfiguration in South Yorkshire, and a large elective care centre in Norfolk were among projects which missed out on recent government funding.

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Major hospital relocation plans get £100m boost

A major programme involving land sales and services moving site has come a step closer to completion after the government announced £100m for the projects.

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London Eye: Q2

Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by Ben Clover

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London's private income growth covers decline across other trusts

Growth in private income at a small number of London trusts offset a decline across the rest of England last year, HSJ analysis has found.

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Trust exploring commercial deal with Saudi Arabia

A foundation trust is working on a commercial partnership with Saudi Arabia.