London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust

merger

Trusts ‘pause’ merger of exec teams

2024-01-22T12:58:00+00:00

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

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Sickle cell should be classified as a long-term condition

2024-01-03T05:52:00+00:00

The historic treatment of sickle cell patients is often cited as a prime example of the neglect shown towards the Black community, with patients often feeling misunderstood, stigmatised and ignored, writes Pippa Nightingale

A&E, Emergency services, Emergency

Revealed: Urgent treatment centres with the longest wait times

2023-12-15T12:55:00+00:00

Patients at many urgent treatment centres face significantly longer wait times than those set out in NHS England targets, according to internal data.

Handshake merger

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

2023-09-21T11:25:00+01:00

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

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Ministers name 30 trusts receiving share of £250m fund

2023-08-15T06:00:00+01:00

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

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Where’s the harm?

2023-02-15T13:20:00+00:00

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

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Catastrophic failure, but not the trust you’d expect

2023-02-01T13:12:00+00:00

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

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ICS cancels four urgent treatment centre contracts after performance concerns

2023-01-24T12:18:00+00:00

An integrated care system has terminated a private provider’s contract to run four urgent treatment centres following performance concerns, HSJ has been told.

Ben clover expert briefing

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

2022-11-16T09:19:00+00:00

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

Pippa Nightingale

CEO Interview: Pippa Nightingale, London North West University Healthcare Trust

2022-10-31T07:34:00+00:00

This is the latest in a series of interviews with senior healthcare leaders, which are available exclusively to HSJ Insight subscribers.

University College London Hospital

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

2022-09-23T10:31:00+01:00

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.

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Four trusts to form single ‘board in common’

2022-08-16T05:45:00+01:00

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

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Shouldn’t need an improvement programme

2022-07-27T06:40:00+01:00

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

Cars

Four trusts failing government’s free parking commitment

2022-06-07T10:53:00+01:00

Four trusts are not providing free car parking to those identified as needing it, despite this being a government commitment, HSJ has established.

Ben clover expert briefing

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

2022-04-06T12:16:00+01:00

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

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Why a medic may get the biggest job in hospital-land

2022-03-23T12:47:00+00:00

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

Surgical scissors

£3bn group of hospitals moves to centralise electives

2022-03-22T11:20:00+00:00

North west London’s acute trusts are exploring whether to set up a new elective orthopaedic centre in the region as they seek to capitalise on the concept of ‘fast-track’ surgical hubs.

Trusts routinely bank income as ‘savings’, contrary to NHSE claim

2022-03-04T04:00:00+00:00

Financial data obtained by HSJ shows trusts have routinely used additional income received from NHS commissioners to boost their reported ‘cost improvements’ – despite regulators claiming this did not happen.

Ben clover expert briefing

London Eye: Same chair everywhere

2022-02-09T13:00:00+00:00

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

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Former NHS England chief appointed chair of four trusts

2022-02-08T14:22:00+00:00

Former NHS England deputy chief executive Matthew Swindells has been appointed chair of all north west London’s acute trusts.