NHS Hampshire, Southampton and Isle of Wight CCG – Page 16

  • News

    in brief

    1998-06-11T00:00:00Z

    The number of cancelled NHS operations dropped by 12 per cent for the three months to the end of March, according to Department of Health figures. The DoH said this was the largest drop since figures have been collated.

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    It cuts both ways

    1998-06-04T00:00:00Z

    John Maples' list of '101 hospital cuts and closures' must have seemed like such a good idea. Labour made great capital out of dossiers of cuts while it was in opposition and for a day or so the new shadow health secretary seemed bound for similar success.

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    Close call

    1998-06-04T00:00:00Z

    When a health authority is looking for revenue savings, sooner or later its glance will fall on the local cottage hospital. But few such closure plans have been successfully completed, and some have caused HAs more time and effort than the savings justify. In almost every case, the HA has ...

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    Dobson gives go-ahead to regional shake-up

    1998-05-21T00:00:00Z

    Health secretary Frank Dobson gave the go-ahead this week for a shake-up of NHS regions in London and the south of England.

  • News

    in person

    1998-05-07T00:00:00Z

    Glasgow Royal Infirmary University trust medical director Bill Anderson (above) has taken over as the trust's acting chief executive. He replaces Nigel Clifford who has left to join Cable & Wireless.

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    Taken on board

    1998-04-16T00:00:00Z

    Unwelcome arrivals on some trust boards initially, nurse executives are proving their worth. But keeping a balance between corporate management and professional leadership can be a headache. Ann Dix reports

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    Spreading the load

    1998-02-19T00:00:00Z

    One health authority assembled information for a medical staffing profile to help achieve a balance of supply and demand.

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    REFERENCES

    1998-02-19T00:00:00Z

    1 Feil E, Welch H, Fisher E. Why estimates of physician supply and requirements disagree. JAMA 1993; 269(20):2659-63.

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    Has warned: don't rush to set up primary care groups

    1998-02-05T00:00:00Z

    Health authorities are to be given a stern warning not to rush into making 'premature' arrangements for setting up the primary care groups proposed in the government's white paper.

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    A BEACON FOR THE REST OF THE HEALTH SERVICE?

    1998-01-29T00:00:00Z

    You are right that not everyone was idle over the holiday period in Hampshire (News, page 5; Comment, 8 January) as not only was normal business being carried out by social services and the local NHS trust, but also programmed meetings were being held between those organisations and Test Valley ...

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    Community spirit

    1998-01-15T00:00:00Z

    One of the UK's smallest community trusts and its local GPs have set in motion a proposal to merge and create the UK's first primary care trust. Patrick Butler reports

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    Stand and deliver

    1998-01-08T00:00:00Z

    'The fundamental objective must be to make some positive difference to patients. If Andover and others can do this, they will serve as a beacon for much of the rest of the NHS'

  • News

    Bulletin

    1998-01-08T00:00:00Z

    The following were among those who received awards in the New Year's honours list for their contribution to health services

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    Proposal for first primary care trust

    1998-01-08T00:00:00Z

    One of the UK's smallest community trusts and its local GPs have set in motion proposals to merge and create one of the first primary care trusts in April 1999.

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    Unison calls on Welsh Office to ease HA debt

    1998-01-08T00:00:00Z

    A union leader has called for Welsh Office support for a health authority facing a pounds13.5m deficit.

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    THE NHS WAS WELL SERVED BY ANGELA SEALEY

    1998-01-08T00:00:00Z

    In the light of the special report form the select committee on public administration relating to North and Mid Hampshire health authority (News, page 4, 4 December), we as members of a women's health authority chairs' network, felt it important to put on public record our views relating to Angela ...