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  • Barts Health NHS Trust

    Operations and services disrupted as cyber attack fallout persists


    Patients warned of further disruption and cancellations as group of large providers grapple with cyber attack fallout Jeremy Hunt says it is  “encouraging” that there had not yet been a “second spike” of attacks Government’s COBRA committee meeting on Monday evening to discuss further action

  • Malware

    Updated: 48 trusts hit by ransomware attack


    Multiple hospital trusts and other NHS organisations are suffering significant IT systems problems following a major ransomware attack.

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    HSJ Local

    Exclusive: NHS England 'told CCG to report £41m deficit as £5m'


    NHS England asked struggling CCG to under-report its deficit by more than £35m Northumberland CCG’s forecast deficit has grown from £5m to £41m   A struggling clinical commissioning group at the heart of a pioneering new care model vanguard was asked by NHS England to under-report its worsening

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    Expert Briefing

    What's New in Care Models: ACO hits a snag


    Tracking everything that’s new in care models and progress of the Five Year Forward View. By integration reporter David Williams.

  • The new Northumbria hospital
    HSJ Local

    Revealed: Pioneering 'accountable care organisation' delayed


    Northumbria accountable care organisation vanguard’s go live date delayed Northumbria Healthcare Foundation Trust has repeatedly maintained the new care model will go live in April 2017 Board papers from Northumberland CCG reveal a “number of milestones” still need to be achieved No date given for

  • Steven Mason
    HSJ Local

    Council chief confirmed as CCG boss


    Northumberland County Council chief executive confirmed to take over as Northumberland CCG accountable officer Steven Mason will replace Alistair Blair, who is expected to chair a new accountable care organisation board Appointment was delayed because Mr Mason and NHS England needed to reach

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    HSJ Local

    Exclusive: Council chief takes over CCG as vanguard area moves to ACO


    Northumberland County Council chief executive to become accountable officer of Northumberland CCG HSJ understands Stephen Mason takes over at the CCG from chief clinical officer Alistair Blair from 1 December  Mr Blair is expected to take up the role of independent chair of the accountable care

  • North Tyneside general hospital
    HSJ Local

    'Outstanding' FT to close urgent care centres overnight


    Northumbria Healthcare Foundation Trust to reduce opening hours at three urgent care centres Wansbeck, Hexham and North Tyneside hours to go from 24/7 to 8am to midnight Trust says this will allow it to redeploy nurses to the busier Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital One of the

  • Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
    HSJ Local

    Exclusive: Hospital chain trust looking at primary care integration


    The Royal Free London Foundation Trust, which already runs a chain of hospitals across north London, is looking at models of integration between acute and primary care.

  • Hexham general hospital

    Regulator looking at buyouts of 'ridiculous' PFI schemes


    Jim Mackey says borrowing levels and profit margins within some PFI schemes are “absolutely ridiculous” Where buyouts are not possible, trusts are urged to manage their contracts more “robustly” Treasury unlikely to support a “blanket buyout” NHS regulators have established a working group that