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ICB and seven trusts put in ‘recovery’ after refusing to submit balanced financial plan


An integrated care board and all seven of its member trusts have been placed into the ‘recovery support programmes’ – formerly known as special measures – by NHS England, after declaring a deficit plan for 2023-24.

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What’s changed in the ‘new hospitals’ programme?


HSJ has mapped and charted how the projects in the new hospitals programme have changed following government’s announcement today.

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Sunak’s local acute becomes first to be upgraded to ‘good’ since covid


The Care Quality Commission has upgraded a major hospital trust to a ‘good’ rating for what is believed to be the first time since the start of the pandemic.

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The Ward Round: A stop-gap with questionable ethics


Staffing is the issue keeping NHS leaders awake at night – and which consumes two-thirds of trusts’ spending. The fortnightly The Ward Round newsletter, by HSJ workforce correspondent Annabelle Collins, ensures you are tuned in to the daily pressures on staff, and the wider trends and policies shaping the workforce.

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Trusts left with valueless company shares given in exchange for patient data


Several NHS trusts are reviewing their data-sharing agreements with a technology company after their shares in the firm were rendered currently worthless following its financial collapse

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Revealed: Trusts where most staff withhold disability status


More than half the staff at eight trusts have either refused or failed to declare whether they consider themselves ‘disabled’, an HSJ analysis has found.


Neonatal units face ‘redesignation’ under national shake-up


A major shake-up of neonatal care, aimed at reducing mortality and illness, could see dozens of units restricted to caring for less premature babies.

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Trust which was receiving critical covid patients poised to start transfering them out


A hospital trust which recently accepted critical covid patients from neighbours may shortly have to send them elsewhere, its chief executive has said.

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Hospitals recruit vets to staff covid-19 wards


Hospitals are turning to the veterinary workforce to fill staffing gaps on intensive care wards ahead of an expected peak of covid-19 patients, HSJ can reveal.

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Mapped: The hospital builds in PM’s pledge


The trusts which will benefit from a share of £2.7bn to rebuild hospitals, or £100m to develop business cases for future schemes, announced by the prime minister today.


NHSE sets first targets to cut BME disciplinary cases


The first NHS targets for reducing the disproportionate share of black and minority ethnic staff being subject to disciplinary cases have been set by NHS England, which has also told trusts to reduce unnecessary disciplinary action overall.

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National radiotherapy plan 'impossible to realise' without more funding


Consolidation of radiotherapy services “will be impossible” without more money, a royal college has warned.

Revealed: The slowest invoice payers in the NHS


A third of acute trusts routinely break the law by paying their suppliers late, HSJ can reveal.

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HSJ Patient Safety Awards 2018: Changing Culture


Winner East Cheshire Trust: Maintaining patient safety in times of escalation – an organisational approach


Hospitals must use new 'early warning score' or risk losing income


NHS hospitals must roll out a new “early warning score” across all their wards following a change to a key national target – or they risk losing income.

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Up to eight trusts to share pathology system


Pathologists in one of England’s most advanced health economies have launched a procurement for a common IT system across laboratories at up to eight NHS trusts.


Trusts singled out for failing at 'bog standard' IT


The failure of parts of the NHS to use “bog standard” IT is undermining the case to Treasury for more technology funding, an NHS England director has said.

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HSJ Top Chief Executives 2014


The 50 top chief executives nominated by their peers

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In full: Pathology network proposals


HSJ approached the 29 pathology networks proposed by NHS Improvement to ask if local trusts had signed up. In most cases the proposed “hub” trust was able to answer on behalf of its network.

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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.