North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Special measures trust asks ‘how trustworthy’ are we?

A Lincolnshire trust which has been in special measures for more than two years is asking the public for their views on its reputation.

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Trust plans night time A&E closure after reaching 'crisis point'

United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust has set out plans to temporarily close Grantham Hospital’s emergency department at night time because of staff shortages and patient safety concerns.

Lincs social enterprise in dispute with staff over terms

WORKFORCE: A social enterprise spun out of an NHS community services provider is in dispute with its staff after trying to cut unsocial hours and on-call payments.

North East Lincs CCG authorised in first wave

STRUCTURE: North East Lincolnshire CCG has been authorised by the NHS Commissioning Board, with minor conditions.

Integrated CCG sidesteps government's councillor ban

North East Lincolnshire CCG has developed a novel governance structure including representation from councillors, so it can take on an adult social care budget.

Three directors appointed to North Yorkshire and Humber LAT

WORKFORCE: Three directors have been appointed to the NHS Commissioning Board’s North Yorkshire and Humber Local Area Team.

North East Lincs CCG delegated adult social care budget

FINANCE: The emerging North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group has been delegated a budget for adult social care, as well as health services.

Lincolnshire, Humber and North Yorkshire to form single CSO

COMMERCIAL: The Humber PCTs - Hull, North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire and East Riding of Yorkshire - and the NHS North Yorkshire and York - are working on a single commissioning support organisation, it has been confirmed.

Humber and East Yorks cluster announces CCG delegation

FINANCE: From October 2011, four new clinical commissioning group (CCG) committees, led by local GPs, will take the leading role in planning and delivering £1.1bn health care services for Hull, the East Riding of Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire.

End of life reform announced in East Yorkshire and Humber

PERFORMANCE: The Humber PCT cluster has announced changes to end of life care as part of plans to improve quality and productivity.

North East Lincs social enterprise joins healthy workplace programme

WORKFORCE: NAViGO Health and Social Care Community Interest Company, a new social enterprise provider, has joined North East Lincolnshire Council’s healthy workplace programme.

Yorkshire & Humber PCTs struggle to meet financial plans for 2010-11

FINANCE: All primary care trusts in the NHS Yorkshire and the Humber region except one fell short of their planned surplus at the end of 2010-11.

Twenty-two contracts signed off late in Yorkshire and the Humber

COMMERCIAL: A total of 22 provider/commissioner contracts for 2011-12 were not signed off at the beginning of the financial year in the Yorkshire and the Humber region, HSJ has learned.

North East Lincs set to hand over children's commissioning

STRUCTURE: North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus was due to hand over its children’s commissioning responsibilities to North East Lincolnshire Council this month.

Mental health social enterprise launched in North East Lincolnshire

STRUCTURE: North East Lincolnshire mental health services will officially become NAViGO Health and Social Care Community Interest Company on 1 April.

East Riding chair to lead Humber PCT cluster

WORKFORCE: East Riding of Yorkshire Primary Care Trust chair Karen Knapton is to be chair of the Humber PCT Cluster, incorporating Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire PCTs, and North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus.

Hull chief executive to run Humber PCT cluster

WORKFORCE: Hull Teaching Primary Care Trust Christopher Long is to be chief executive of the Humber PCT Cluster, incorporating Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire PCTs, and North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus.

North East Lincs trust to separate mental health services

STRUCTURE: North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus is planning to separate its mental health services into a standalone social enterprise.

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Voluntary MARS pay-off plan attracts very few takers

A key government initiative to reduce NHS management costs is heading for failure, HSJ research suggests

GP takes over at North East Lincs

GP takes over at North East Lincs

A local GP has been appointed interim chief executive of North East Lincolnshire Care Trust Plus to oversee the transition to consortia.