FINANCERecent finance board papers for Erewash CCG reveal that its financial forecast on NHS commissioned services has worsened by £290,000 which it attributes to three “key secondary care providers”.

The papers show that Derby Hospitals Foundation Trust is forecasting an over performance for Derby Royal Hospitals Foundation Trust which has increased by over £1m  to over £4m for the area of Derbyshire County PCT this month.

“The largest areas of overspend are Elective, Outpatient and Non Elective activity.”