Dozens more children than initially thought have come to “severe” harm following failings in audiology care, HSJ can reveal.
Children have suffered severe harm at two further hospital trusts as a result of failures in paediatric audiology, HSJ can reveal.
A trust breached its own internal illness policy when managers sacked a doctor who had PTSD and had been drunk at work, an employment tribunal has ruled.
More than 800 consultants in London have signed a letter saying they will not cover the junior doctors’ strike next week unless their trusts agree to pay a higher overtime rate set by the British Medical Association.
A maternity service has been served a warning notice by the Care Quality Commission and downgraded from “good” to “inadequate”.
The trusts with substantially worse experience of maternity care have been identified by the Care Quality Commission.
NHS England has revealed the latest list of trusts which it has identified as needing the most support to meet electives and cancer targets.
Nine acute trusts accounted for a third of all ‘hours lost’ to ambulance handover delays last week, according to new data.
Almost a third of acute trusts have been identified by NHS England as being ‘at risk’ of missing key targets for electives and cancer recovery, with some facing ‘periodic calls between ministers and CEOs’, HSJ can reveal.
A health system has dropped a bid to buy a private hospital in its area, saying there were ‘commercial barriers’ to the deal.
NHS England’s national medical director and chief nurse are among the health service staff who have been recognised for their services in the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Honours List.
A radiographer has been appointed to run a hospital trust in the South East.
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust has appointed a highly experienced former NHS executive leader, who spent almost 20 years in charge of an acute trust, as its new chair.
The Children’s Community Respiratory Physiotherapy Service are a team of four specialist physiotherapists. The service was established to improve outcomes, quality of life and experience for children with complex disorders, in line with the NHS long term plan.
A former NHS Improvement director is to become an acute trust chief executive at the end of this year.
A long-serving chief executive has announced his retirement after almost two decades in the job.
Seven trusts will receive £6m each over the next three years in the second phase of Matt Hancock’s plan to improve IT infrastructure in the health service.
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Several NHS trusts are offering a ‘treatment’ for birth trauma which uses a technique which lies outside national guidelines and which is criticised by specialists as potentially causing ‘more harm than good’.