West London NHS Trust

william h

Revealed: Worst hospitals for food hygiene

2024-02-13T12:56:00+00:00

More than 30 hospitals in England failed to receive the top ratings for food hygiene in their latest inspection.

""

London Eye: Missing the police

2023-11-22T13:26:00+00:00

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

Tom Kibasi

Labour policy figure to chair three trusts

2023-11-03T12:42:00+00:00

An influential left-wing policy figure is set to chair of three community and mental health trusts.

""

Trust boss to retire 20 years after becoming an NHS CEO

2023-08-09T11:30:00+01:00

A trust chief executive has announced her retirement after eight years leading her organisation, and more than 20 years since her first NHS CEO role.

Angela Hillery 3x2

Four NHS chiefs awarded birthday honours alongside maternity campaigners

2023-06-18T09:44:00+01:00

Four NHS chief executives were among those recognised in the King’s Birthday Honours, along with public health leaders and safety campaigners.

Screenshot 2022-02-18 090235

Rapid rise in ‘high risk’ estates bill revealed

2022-02-22T07:12:00+00:00

The bill for fixing NHS buildings to avoid serious injuries to patients and major disruption to clinical services is rising at a rapid rate in mental healthcare, HSJ analysis has revealed.

Vaccine lab

Trusts rubbish accuracy of ‘vital’ covid vaccination figures

2021-10-11T11:00:00+01:00

Multiple trusts have disputed the accuracy of the first published provider-level data on NHS staff covid vaccine uptake, which is described as ‘vital’ and ‘highly important’ by the UK Health Security Agency.

Rebecca Thomas 3x2

Mental Health Matters: ‘A culture of risk taking’

2021-03-02T13:00:00+00:00

HSJ’s fortnightly briefing covering safety, quality, performance and finances in the mental health sector — contact me in confidence.

assault_attack_safety.jpeg

Exclusive: Staff assaults and killings spark investigation of 20 providers

2019-12-18T06:14:00+00:00

Safety inspections have been carried out at 20 health and care providers, in response to a high level of assaults, including three staff killed by patients in the last five years.

Emergency, service redesign, A&E

Revealed: The trusts testing latest round of emergency targets

2019-09-10T06:23:00+01:00

New mental health emergency care targets will be trialled across 11 NHS organisations and one social enterprise, NHS England has confirmed.

Woman smoking

Council ceases NHS-provided smoking cessation service

2019-01-18T11:00:00+00:00

The third largest London borough will discontinue its NHS-provided stop smoking service to save money.

community services care worker elderly woman patient

Preferred bidder named for controversial £450m contract

2018-10-30T15:04:00+00:00

A London trust has been named as the preferred bidder for a £450m community services contract that has been criticised for not offering enough money to meet its service obligations.

Chief executive of the year

Top NHS chief execs in running for HSJ award

2018-09-03T05:00:00+01:00

Seven top NHS leaders have been shortlisted for chief executive of the year at the HSJ Awards 2018.

mental health child depressed looking out window alone bed

Revealed: Hundreds of children wait more than a year for specialist help

2018-08-30T06:22:00+01:00

Hundreds of young people assessed as needing specialist mental health treatment have been made to wait more than a year, an investigation by HSJ can reveal.

Nurse doctor

CCG tenders £450m community services contract

2018-08-08T06:02:00+01:00

Commissioners have tendered a £450m contract for community services in west London, which has sparked apparent interest from at least two NHS trusts and private provider Virgin Care.

eastman

Revealed: The largest land sales by NHS trusts

2018-08-01T11:18:00+01:00

NHS trusts received around £350m from land sales in 2017-18, an increase of more than 50 per cent on the previous year, according to new data.

map of london

Exclusive: Chief named for biggest group of CCGs

2018-05-31T13:29:00+01:00

An accountable officer has been appointed across eight clinical commissioning groups in London, covering the most populous patch of any chief officer.

Psychiatric / mental health unit

Five-trust consortium to repatriate high risk patients

2018-05-03T06:00:00+01:00

A consortium of mental health trusts has created a new central team to bring back out of area patients and manage beds for the footprint.

Salford royal

70 trusts working with NHSI to boost workforce retention

2018-02-08T06:25:00+00:00

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

map of london

CCGs spend millions on consultancy for stalled reconfiguration

2017-11-15T06:00:00+00:00

Commissioners in north west London spent £36m on consultancy firms over the last four financial years – including millions on service redesign recently stalled by NHS Improvement.