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Sustainability chief pledges to avoid ‘death by strategy’ in push for carbon net zero


National funding will be given to those health systems with the ‘best ideas’ on how to become more environmentally sustainable, the NHS’ net zero chief has told HSJ.

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ICS go-live date could be delayed by six months, leak reveals


The transfer from clinical commissioning groups to integrated care systems may be delayed by up to six months, according to NHS England scenario planning seen by HSJ.


More ICS chief executives appointed


Two more integrated care boards have announced their chief executives, leaving eight systems that have not yet revealed whether they have appointed a leader.

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First three ICS chief executives announced


Designate chief executives have been announced for three NHS integrated care boards, the first to be named ahead of integrated care systems being put on a statutory footing next year.

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Four integrated care systems fail to appoint chairs


NHS England has been unable to appoint chairs for the NHS boards of four integrated care systems.

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Former private healthcare boss chosen to chair integrated care board

2021-10-15T05:24:00+01:00By Alison Moore

A former leader of King’s College Hospital Foundation Trust is one of three new integrated care board chairs who have been selected in the South East.

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HSJ podcast: Boris Johnson’s secret integration intervention


This week the HSJ Health Check podcast hears how Number 10’s mission to integrate health and social care services has ramped up with some contentious thoughts, and discuss the NHS’ overall progress in its move towards integrated care systems.

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NHS faces 'gear shift' in performance management

2021-11-24T13:08:00+00:00By 2 comments

Recovering services from the covid crisis is the big task for NHS leaders for the foreseeable future. The Recovery Watch newsletter tracks prospects and progress. This week by HSJ bureau chief and performance lead James Illman.