Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Caroline Walker 2018

CQC regime doesn’t work for trusts like mine, says CEO

The Care Quality Commission’s risk-based inspection regime unfairly disadvantage trusts with more than one hospital site, the boss of a multisite trust has told HSJ.


Major acute trust appoints new chief

North West Anglia Foundation Trust has appointed a new chief executive following the retirement of Stephen Graves.


Senior chief of major acute trust to retire

North West Anglia Foundation Trust chief executive Stephen Graves is to retire, with interviews for his replacement taking place this week.

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The 50 top chief executives nominated by their peers

Peterborough City Hospital, Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS FT

Analysis by trust: Large majority provide less consultant access at weekends

The majority of trusts continue to provide patients with less access to consultants at the weekend compared to a weekday, new data reveals.

Peter Reading

Exclusive: Special measures trust appoints ex-UCLH boss as new chief

A trust in special measures has appointed a former University College London Hospitals boss and private sector consultant as its new chief executive.

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Special measures trust appoints successor to Phil Morley

Troubled Princess Alexandra Hospital Trust has appointed a successor to its controversial outgoing chief executive Phil Morley.


Revealed: CQC inspects 40 providers after whistleblower concerns

Whistleblowers’ complaints to the Care Quality Commission have resulted in 40 providers having inspections instigated or brought forward in the last year.

Southampton General Hospital

Revealed: NHS England intervenes at 10 trusts over DTOC rates

Ten hospital trusts have been visited by a special NHS England team to “accelerate” initiatives dealing with delayed transfers of care, HSJ can reveal.

London North West Healthcare NHS Trust

Analysis: A&E performance sinks to record low

Accident and emergency performance for December in England has sunk to its lowest level since the data started being collected more than a decade ago.

The Christie

Revealed: New oversight ratings for every NHS trust

Regulators have published proposed new ratings for every NHS trust that reflect the seriousness of the problems they face.

Peterborough City Hospital, Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS FT

Hospitals cancel hundreds of appointments after 'critical' tech crash

Two hospitals in the Midlands have had critical internal incidents declared after a major technology failure, which is affecting all trust IT and telecoms systems.


Exclusive: Private firm quits high profile £120m NHS development

A private healthcare firm has pulled out of a high profile partnership with the NHS, which is due to develop a £120m multi-purpose complex, HSJ can reveal.

Colchester Hospital

CQC launches inquiry into trusts failing to improve

The Care Quality Commission has set up an internal inquiry to look at the “underlying reasons” why providers are failing to improve between inspections.

Hinchingbrooke Hospital

Hinchingbrooke chair: Ditching Circle management structure key to turnaround

INTERVIEW: Replacing the management structure put in by the private firm which ran Hinchingbrooke Health Care Trust for three years was a key driver for turning around its performance, the trust’s chair has told HSJ.


Former franchise trust to exit special measures

PERFORMANCE: The district general hospital run for three years by a private company is to exit special measures after being rated good by the CQC, just over a year after it was handed back to full NHS control.

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Roundtable: How much money is enough?

What are the biggest challenges in making the funding settlement work? This was the question tackled by our expert panel in a recent roundtable debate. Report by Alison Moore

Peterborough City Hospital

Merger trust predicts it needs £650m bailout

FINANCE: Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals Foundation Trust estimates it needs £650m of central financial support over the next 26 years to finance its £1.8bn private finance initiative deal.

Peterborough City Hospital

Hinchingbrooke and Peterborough to draw up 2017 merger plan

STRUCTURE: Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals Foundation Trust and Hinchingbrooke Health Care Trust have confirmed they will develop a full business case recommending the two trusts merge by next April.


Former King’s chief to head up Cambridge AHSC

Cambridge’s academic health science centre has appointed a former chief executive of King’s College Hospital Foundation Trust to lead the prestigious organisation.