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Patient Safety Watch: Crisis in the corridors


HSJ hosts the Patient Safety Watch newsletter, written by Patient Safety Watch chief executive James Titcombe.

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40% of funding targeted at improving emergency care goes unspent


Fourty per cent of the £150m capital funding pot NHS England made available to incentivise urgent and emergency care improvements was not distributed, data shown to HSJ reveals.

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Trusts offered up to £4m to make last-ditch attempt on A&E target


NHS England has confirmed new financial incentives for trusts to deliver strong performance against the four-hour emergency target this month.

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Why putting a cinema in a hospital works


Colin Lawrence, CEO, MediCinema gives an insight into how the charity MediCinema boosts the mental, physical, and emotional wellbeing of hospital patients and their families


Trusts ‘pause’ merger of exec teams


Two hospital trusts with a combined turnover of nearly £3bn have “paused” plans to merge their executive director teams.

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Two execs drafted in to help ailing trust


A challenged acute trust has made two executive appointments, including an interim chief operating officer drafted in at short notice.


Exclusive: Minority of trusts declare benefits as NHSE presses on with £480m data service contract


Only eight of 36 NHS trusts said to be piloting NHS England’s controversial new data platform have been willing to cite any specific benefits from it, HSJ has found.

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ICB hands urgent treatment centres to trusts after ending firm’s contract


An integrated care board has handed the operation of six urgent treatment centres to trusts after terminating a private provider’s contract.


Ministers name 30 trusts receiving share of £250m fund


Ministers have named the 30 trusts which will receive a share of a £250m fund to increase urgent and emergency care capacity.

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HSJ Awards shortlist revealed


The shortlist for the 2023 HSJ Awards – including the six providers vying to be “trust of the year” – was announced today.

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HSJ Digital Awards 2023: Optimising Clinical Pathways Through Digital


WINNER: Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Foundation Trust, Preventx, Lloyds Pharmacy Online Doctor and the City of London Corporation: Sexual Health London

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Where’s the harm?


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

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Revealed: First trust CEO to receive £300,000 base salary


Many of the highest paid trust chiefs now have two executive roles, including the first permanent NHS CEO to be paid a base salary of more than £300,000 a year, HSJ analysis reveals.


Waiting times got worse at trusts that dropped A&E target


Trusts trialling NHS England’s new A&E metrics reported worse average waiting times for admitted patients than those which stayed on the four-hour target, an HSJ analysis suggests.


Four in five trusts yet to reach digitisation target


Only one in five trusts has reached the level of digitisation required by 2025 – more than three years after the target was set, tech chiefs have revealed.

Ben clover expert briefing

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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‘Four-hour rush’ continuing at top A&Es


Hospital trusts are still treating many patients just before the four-hour A&E target deadline, whose proposed abolition was reversed by government yesterday, HSJ analysis has revealed.


Four trusts to form single ‘board in common’


North west London’s acute trusts are set to form a single “board in common” from this autumn.

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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

Ben clover expert briefing

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.