System leaders in Yorkshire have said their decision to set a balanced financial plan instead of a deficit was shaped by the ‘tactics’ of engaging with NHS England, including the threat of potential sanctions.
A trust which exited special measures last year has appointed a new chief executive.
The CEO of a mental health trust that recently moved out of the successor to ‘special measures’ is to retire early next year after more than 40 years in the NHS.
NHS England has moved four providers out of ‘special measures’ but significantly downgraded the rating of one specialist trust.
A mental health trust which is in NHS England’s ‘recovery support programme’ has appointed a new chair.
Four health systems have been put into NHS England’s replacement for the special measures regime, as well as four more acute trusts.
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The Care Quality Commission has recommended Sheffield Health and Social Care Foundation Trust be placed in special measures.
Leaders at a mental health trust have been criticised for being too “removed” from front line issues, which meant they were not alerted to “high-risk” restraint practices being used by staff.
NHS providers were given 40 official warnings because regulators believed they were failing to protect staff from violence, injury and hazardous substances in the past two years, HSJ can reveal.
Around two-thirds of NHS providers were found to be breaking laws aimed at protecting staff from violence and aggression, when inspected by the Health and Safety Executive, information released to HSJ reveals.
Sheffield’s mental health and community trust has appointed a new chief executive.
Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group’s medical director, who was at the centre of a bullying and whistleblowing row, has returned to work after more than 18 months on “special leave”.
A clinical commissioning group, which has been the subject of concerns about staff culture and bullying, has appointed a new chair.
Providers of gender identity services say they are not adequately funded by NHS England, with thousands of patients being forced to wait more than two years to see a specialist.
Three NHS providers successfully challenged the Care Quality Commission to improve their draft inspection rating last year.
The chief executive of a community and mental health trust will step down after 18 years, it has been announced.
A clinical commissioning group accused of having a “toxic” culture will bring forward a review of its whistleblowing policy and give “even more support” to staff pursuing bullying and harassment cases, an improvement plan has recommended.
A clinical commissioning group accused of having a “toxic culture” has appointed an interim chief accountable officer from a neighbouring CCG.