FINANCE: The east London specialist trust faces a £1.7m disinvestment from the North Central London PCT cluster over the next three years.

The specialist trust will see activity diverted away from it under the North Central London PCT cluster’s QIPP plans up to 2014/15.

The five-PCT cluster anticipates total savings from its acute contracts of £160.2m, 74 per cent of the £215.2m total over that period.