Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust

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We need to be creative with consolidation and integration

Saffron Cordery on the three key aspects in reforming local health economies: how we reorganise and consolidate; which economies of scale are right; and what we are trying to achieve through integration

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HSJ Partnership Awards 2019: Best Educational Programme for the NHS

WINNER: Sussex MSK Partnership (Central), Here (Care Unbound) and Sussex Community Foundation Trust: Shared Decision Making - Sussex MSK Partnership “Putting Patients in Control”

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Patient leadership for real - The Sussex model for patient partnership

With patients as trusted equals in decision making, Sussex MSK Partnership (Central) appointed the first patient director in the NHS to facilitate patient partnerships for improvement and governance, says David Gilbert

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Major teaching trust announces new chief executive

A major teaching hospital has recruited a former pharmacist as its new chief executive.

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Revealed: 58 trusts admit they will miss financial plan

NHS Improvement has accepted formal revisions to the financial forecasts of almost 60 NHS trusts, according to data published today.

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Regulator criticises 'passive and unwieldy' STP

A sustainability and transformation partnership had “not begun to function effectively” when the Care Quality Commission carried out a local system review at the end of 2017.

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HSJ Patient Safety Awards 2017: Patient Safety in the Community

North East London Foundation Trust and BHR Clinical Commissioning Group: Significant 7 – Signs of Deterioration for Care Homes

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Revealed: New oversight ratings for every NHS trust

Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.


Revealed: Ministers sign off £300k of pay rises for trust chairs

Ministers agreed nearly £300,000 in pay rises for the chairs of NHS trusts over the past year, HSJ can reveal.

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Private provider beats trusts and GP federation to community contract

COMMERICAL: Virgin Care has been named preferred provider to provide adult community services in the south of England as part of an alliance contract, ahead of a bid from local trusts and a GP federation.

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Revealed: Trusts borrow millions to pay for redundancies and beds

Papers released by the Department of Health show trusts have borrowed hundreds of millions of pounds to pay suppliers, make redundancies and increase bed capacity.

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New chief executive for South East hospital trust

The chief executive of a successful community trust has been appointed to run the Royal Surrey County Hospital Foundation Trust.

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High performing trust bosses asked to 'peer review' others

Regulators have asked chief executives and chairs at “high performing” trusts to take part in reviews of other NHS providers.

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Fears for community hospital after bed closures

WORKFORCE: A community hospital’s inpatient rehabilitation beds have been temporarily closed because of staffing problems, which has prompted fears about its future.


Monitor authorises FTs in last wave before 'revised approach'

Monitor has authorised two community trusts as part of what could be the last wave of new foundation trusts.

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NHS Improvement promises new way of authorising FTs

NHS Improvement will take a “revised approach” to authorising foundation trusts when it takes over from Monitor and the NHS Trust Development Authority, a director has confirmed.

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South of England: Best and worst staff survey performers

Analysis of the best and worst performers in the South of England region on key measures in the NHS staff survey 2015.

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Supplement: How to cut your ethical footprint

By doing more than just reduce carbon


Value in Healthcare Awards 2015

Learn about this year’s winning projects in HSJ’s celebration of organisations delivering real value

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Revealed: Winners of the Value in Healthcare Awards 2015

Chosen from a record breaking number of entries