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Manager called colleague a ‘megabitch’ in alleged ‘campaign of bullying’, review finds


An external review has found that two managers at a mental health trust should answer allegations they bullied and victimised a colleague.


‘Shocking’ A&E with ‘police everywhere you look’ must be solved, says director


A former national director has expressed her shock at visiting an accident and emergency department struggling with record numbers of mental health patients accompanied by police officers, and warned the issue needs an “absolute solution” from the area’s mental health trusts.

Lorraine Sunduza

‘Outstanding’ trust names interim chief


East London Foundation Trust has named an interim chief executive, following the departure of her predecessor to lead its neighbour.


‘Outstanding’ trust CEO joins neighbour


A mental health trust chief executive is taking up the same role at the neighbouring provider, it has announced.

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‘National improvement board’ to be set up by NHS England


NHS England has launched a new framework for quality improvement and delivery, including a national board that will pick a ‘small number of shared national priorities’.

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Revealed: Best and worst trusts for cleanliness and food


The best and worst trusts for cleanliness and food have been revealed in a national assessment by patients and staff.

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Trusts appoint former banker as joint chair


Two of the largest mental health and community trusts in the country have appointed a joint chair.

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HSJ Awards 2022: Place-Based Partnership Award



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London Eye: The nursing walkout isn't really about pay


Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by HSJ bureau chief Ben Clover.

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NHS England appoints chief workforce officer to lead expanded department


NHS England has appointed a new chief officer for its people directorate, following the departure of Prerana Issar earlier this year, HSJ has learned.

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White men form the minority of HSJ’s Top Chief Executives


A chief executive with less than four years’ experience has been selected as the number one CEO in HSJ’s eighth annual ranking of the service’s top provider trust chiefs

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London Eye: Why the capital's NHS staff are, relatively, happy


Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy, by HSJ bureau chief Ben Clover.

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Twenty trusts in region now sharing chairs and CEOs


Nearly two-thirds of London trusts will soon be sharing a chair and/or chief executive, after a pair of mental health providers agreed to appoint a joint chair.

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Trust rated ‘outstanding’ three times in a row


A trust has become the first mental health and community provider in the country to be rated “outstanding” overall by the Care Quality Commission three times in a row.

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Trusts spending £1m+ a year on settlement deals with gagging clauses


Trusts are still spending at least £1m a year on settlement agreements with staff containing ‘gagging clauses’, despite a crackdown on these conditions in recent years, HSJ research reveals.

Mark Lam

Two acute trusts to share a chair after NHSE appointment


Two acute trusts in north London will share a chair following an appointment by NHS England.


HSJ Value Awards 2021: Primary Care or Community Service Redesign Initiative


Due to the significant challenges posed by the first wave of Covid-19, CCGs in North-West London (NWL) designed and piloted a ‘virtual-ward’ to enable better patient care, enhance clinical capacity and improve access for patients presenting with moderate Covid symptoms. The pilot sought to safely monitor patients in the community ...


HSJ Value Awards 2021: Mental Health Service Redesign Initiative


This project aimed to increase IAPT psychological therapy access and recovery rates for BAME communities in primary care by developing small grass roots voluntary sector organisations into fully accredited IAPT providers. Because the voluntary sector organisations selected were embedded in our African/Caribbean, Orthodox Jewish and Turkish speaking communities, the model ...


HSJ Value Awards 2021: System or Commissioner Led Service Redesign Initiative


The North East London Child Sexual Abuse hub is a partner-led approach to developing and delivering medical assessments and sustained emotional support for children and young people (CYP) who have experienced child sexual abuse. The development of the hub was led by Newham CCG with support and input from partners ...