Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – Page 5

  • Alan burns
    HSJ Local

    New chair of special measures trusts 'likes a challenge'


    Kettering General Hospital Trust is to share a chair with the Princess Alexandra Trust despite the pair not being in the same geographical or organisational patch.

  • rothwell northamptonshire
    HSJ Local

    Leader stepping down at poorly rated STP


    The leader of one of the most poorly rated STPs is expected to step down and be replaced.

  • Andrew Morris

    Trust chiefs staying a little longer in post - but 'need more support'


    Chief executives of NHS providers are staying in the post for longer than they were three years ago, analysis by HSJ indicates.

  • Colchester Hospital

    Exclusive: Short tenure of 'inadequate' trust chiefs laid bare


    The chief executives of trusts rated outstanding by the Care Quality Commission have been in post much longer than those rated inadequate – several of whom have stayed less than a year, HSJ analysis confirms.

  • Kettering general hospital
    HSJ Local

    'No evidence of fraud' at foundation trust


    NHS Protect has found no evidence of fraud at Kettering General Hospital Foundation Trust, after it was accused of deliberately manipulating waiting times figures 

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    RTT waits better in May, but worse year on year


    Elective waiting times improved seasonally during May, but the longer term trend remains for ever increasing waits.

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  • HSJ Local

    Trust cut thousands of patients from waiting lists in 'unsafe' practice


    Kettering trust excluded at least 26,000 potential patients from waiting list using “unsafe” data filtering “solely intended” to omit long waits Damning report found RTT performance data has been “fundamentally flawed” since 2006 Trust denies fraud but admits senior managers “failed to act appropriately” A Midlands trust has ...

  • Police
    HSJ Local

    Special measures trust may face police probe


    Kettering General Hospital may face a police investigation over whistleblower allegations it deliberately manipulated RTT data Trust “absolutely refutes” allegations but admits 138 patients experienced harm due to overly long waits for operations Northamptonshire Police says it is “working in partnership” with the CQC and NHS Protect to review ...

  • Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

    Five trusts responsible for over half of year-plus waiters


    Highest number of year-plus waiters in England since August 2012 Small number of trusts responsible for majority of long waiting patients Overall performance sees 90 per cent of patients waiting no more than 18 weeks for treatment in February Data released today shows five trusts were responsible for ...

  • Kettering general hospital
    HSJ Local

    Four trusts enter special measures in six days


    Kettering General Hospital FT rated inadequate after “serious concerns” found in A&E, staffing, risk management and treatment delays Trust is fourth to enter special measures in six days New interim chief executive was appointed at trust after incumbent left within six months A Midlands trust has been placed ...

  • Corby urgent care centre
    HSJ Local

    Urgent care centre may close this week over tariff argument


    Corby Urgent Care Centre may close on Thursday due to Corby and Nene CCGs refusing to pay national tariff rate for the work The centre will continue the contract if the CCGs agree to legal adjudication over fees as the centre claims it loses £30,000 a month running the ...

  • Kettering general hospital
    HSJ Local

    Trust 'in real trouble' loses finance director


    Finance director leaves Kettering General Hospital FT during period of £13m deterioration against financial plan in three months Trust currently under CQC warning notice following inspectors identify ”sub-optimal care” Kettering has missed deadline to start reporting RTT data again after it was suspended in December 2015 Agency spend, A&E ...

  • Beds

    NHS bed occupancy hits record high


    Latest NHS bed occupancy rates are highest ever recorded for a third quarter since data collections began in 2010 HSJ analysis reveals hospital trusts with highest occupancy Six acute trusts had general and acute bed occupancy rates over 99 per cent The latest NHS bed occupancy figures are ...

  • Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

    NHS finances: The best and worst performing trusts in quarter three


    HSJ analysis shows which trusts are performing best, and worst, against their financial plans in 2016-17.

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    Exclusive: Trust sector deficit worsens by £280m


    HSJ research suggests trusts’ finances have deteriorated by nearly £300m since quarter two The numbers suggest a year-end provider sector deficit around £970m NHS Improvement has been discussing revisions with a number of trusts and will report a lower official number next week Jim Mackey concedes the £580m maximum ...

  • Breast cancer radiology

    Patient safety fears after trust moves to radiology consortium


    Kettering General Hospital dealing with major reporting backlogs affecting thousands of scans, including urgent and cancer MRI and CT scans At least one serious incidence and 68 other incidences of potential harm identified, with patients waiting up to 3 months for routine MRI scan results Fault attributed to flagship ...

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    HSJ Local

    Trust seeks second interim chief in five months


    Kettering General Hospital Foundation Trust to lose acting chief executive Clare Culpin at the end of March Ms Culpin to become managing director of Basildon and Thurrock FT Substantive chief executive David Sissling remains on extended sick leave Kettering General Hospital Foundation Trust is making “interim arrangements” to ...

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    Hospital, CCG and GP consolidation mooted by STP


    Northamptonshire STP says there is potential to move to a “single commissioning organisation” across regional boundaries “Fundamental review” of estates proposed as part of aim to create “single model” of acute care STP aiming for £116m of savings from decommissioning services, CIP and QIPP schemes Service redesign under ...

  • Northampton General Hospital

    Acute services could merge under Midlands STP


    Single service models being developed for 10 acute pathways to “deliver efficiencies” Plans show that “political opposition”, “capital constraints” and “insufficient workforce” are all risks to implementation CCG plans MCP development and staff reorganisation that could result in redundancies STP wants to see “repatriation” of out of area NHS ...