Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust

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New chief for trust seeking hospital rebuild


A new chief executive has been announced for a trust with major plans to rebuild a hospital in the East of England.

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Trust divided up between neighbours


A community trust has been effectively dissolved and its teams split between a hospital provider and a mental health organisation.


Trusts with the biggest drop in staff satisfaction since 2018


HSJ has analysed the rise and fall in staff saying they would recommend their organisation as a place to work over the past five staff surveys – the results are shown on the animated graphs below.

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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Trust appoints interim CEO on substantive basis


A London trust has appointed a hospital chief executive on a substantive basis.


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 ...

More than a dozen trust chairs receive two salaries as shared leadership spreads


Sixteen people are now chairing more than one NHS trust, but there is significant variation in how much they are paid for their extra roles, an HSJ analysis has found.


Trust complains of ‘very harsh’ exclusion from national costing report


Fourteen trusts have had their financial data excluded from a national survey of spending due to accounting errors, in a process that one described as ‘very harsh’.

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Opening the doorway to a different NHS


Digital solutions will play a key role in helping primary care networks address health inequalities and build back post-covid, writes Matt Elcock

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Troubled trust on PM’s patch confirms new chief


A troubled trust has announced it will make its interim chief executive permanent, after her predecessor’s departure in the wake of a staff coronavirus outbreak.

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Troubled trust appoints interim CEO after predecessor resigns


A London hospital which had to be closed to emergency patients following a covid-19 outbreak among staff has appointed an interim chief executive.

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Pair of London trusts to share chair


A pair of London trusts have announced they will be sharing a chair, in the latest in a string of joint leadership moves across NHS trusts.


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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The biggest set of mergers for a decade


Insider tales and must-read analysis on how integration is reshaping health and care systems, NHS providers, primary care, and commissioning. This week by deputy editor Dave West.

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Improving long term outcomes for mothers and children


Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare Trust designed a new delivery model for services for children aged up to five, and won the 2018 HSJ Award for Workforce Initiative of the Year

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HSJ Awards 2018: Workforce


The national Healthy Child Programme sets out a recommended framework for supporting child health and health promotion. But in 2015, staff at Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare Trust were aware they were struggling to meet its recommendations for the early years: it wasn’t proving possible to offer every family antenatal ...

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70 trusts working with NHSI to boost workforce retention


Seventy NHS trusts have now been recruited by NHS Improvement to its programme to improve workforce retention rates in the health service.

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Rumblings in south west London


Essential insight into England’s biggest health economy.

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Teaching hospital loses community contracts


A London teaching hospital trust has lost multimillion community services contracts.

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Two-thirds of London trusts lack own procurement director


Only around a third of NHS trusts in London have their own permanent head of procurement or procurement director, HSJ research reveals.