Trusts are carrying out harm reviews after a ‘contamination issue’ affecting hundreds of samples resulted in some staff and patients being wrongly told they had coronavirus, HSJ can reveal.
The chief executive of a hospital trust is standing down to join national work on testing for covid-19, HSJ understands.
A trust is carrying out an internal investigation after two junior doctors developed covid following an offsite event attended by 22 juniors where social distancing rules were allegedly ignored.
A clinical commissioning group has ordered an independent review of its culture after what is described as “injustices experienced by black Asian and minority ethic colleagues” during the covid pandemic.
Twenty-three trusts will share a £28m pot of technology funding as part of the first wave of “digital aspirant” providers, NHSX has announced.
An acute trust is to abandon manufacturing its own radiopharmaceuticals after a regulator said it needed more quality improvement work and better facilities.
The trusts in line to receive £200m for upgrading cancer screening equipment from the government have been announced.
A trust is proposing an extended moratorium on elective care over Christmas 2019 and Easter 2020, and pre-booking outsourcing to private providers in an attempt to shore up emergency care performance and cut cancellations.
NHS trusts continue to miss targets aimed at helping hospitals spend millions of pounds more effectively, HSJ can reveal.
A trust has been unable to start some new cancer trials as planned after regulators partially suspended its licence to manufacture medicines.
A last-ditch agreement has stopped a pioneering joint venture between a GP federation and an acute trust from falling apart.
Consolidation of radiotherapy services “will be impossible” without more money, a royal college has warned.
Junior doctors have worked beyond their contracted terms and conditions more than 63,000 times since 2015, resulting in fines worth more than £250,000, HSJ can reveal today.
The former chief executive of a Shelford Group hospital trust is taking up a role leading a charity.
The deputy chief executive of the Royal Surrey County Hospital Foundation Trust is stepping up to the top job.
The Getting It Right First Time programme has today announced four new clinical leads, including its first for the mental health sector.
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NHS England has picked two more regions to receive up to £7.5m to create detail health and care patient records.
The Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch will not achieve national coverage of maternity incidents until March next year, it has told HSJ.