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Royal Marsden fraudsters jailed

Wed, 30/07/2014 - 11:19
FINANCE: An NHS worker who played an integral role in a fraud that saw more than half a million pounds drained from a world-leading cancer hospital has been jailed for four years.
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Stevens calls for NHS staff slimming drive

Wed, 30/07/2014 - 11:01
Junk food could be off the menu in hospital canteens and overweight doctors and nurses encouraged to take part in weight loss competitions, under plans floated by Simon Stevens.
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Staff sickness costs £1.5bn, NHS Employers claims

Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:50
Sickness absence is costing the NHS around £1.5bn a year, NHS Employers has claimed as new analysis reveals that hospital managers and doctors have some of the lowest rates.
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CCGs divided over fines waiver as trusts strive to clear waiting lists

Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:00
Clinical commissioning groups are divided over whether to fine providers for breaching planned care targets as they clear backlogs of patients waiting for treatment over the summer months.
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Exclusive: NHS England to cut hundreds of posts in restructure

Tue, 29/07/2014 - 12:00
NHS England is to cut hundreds of roles and is likely to carry out a major restructure of area teams over the next nine months
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Hospitals to scrutinise integration plans

Tue, 29/07/2014 - 11:51
Acute trusts must say whether they accept local forecasts for cutting emergency admissions under better care fund
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Burnham: Prime minister 'misleading public over NHS'

Tue, 29/07/2014 - 11:16
Andy Burnham to say that David Cameron was “not up front” about his intentions for reform during the 2010 election campaign
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50 million patients 'will be turned away' by GPs

Mon, 28/07/2014 - 13:39
The number of times GP surgeries in England are forced to turn away patients for appointments next year will pass the 50 million mark, new research predicts.
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£1.2bn Staffordshire procurement defended

Mon, 28/07/2014 - 13:31
Most cancer and end of life care services in Staffordshire are expected to be provided by the NHS following a £1.2bn contract procurement, one of the directors behind the commissioning process has said.
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Major reorganisation of specialist cancer and cardiac treatment approved

Mon, 28/07/2014 - 12:08
A reorganisation of specialist cancer and cardiac treatment across north east London and West Essex that will see two major hospitals host one specialism each was given the green light by commissioners last week.
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TDA investigates why winter pressures have continued into summer

Mon, 28/07/2014 - 11:43
The NHS Trust Development Authority has launched an investigation into the ‘unexpectedly high’ demand for acute services that has seen ‘winter’ pressures continue into the summer.
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HSJ Live 28.07.2014: Help us find the top clinical leaders in healthcare

Mon, 28/07/2014 - 10:44
Nominate the people making the greatest impact in high quality, safe care for patients, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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CQC drags Grant Thornton into libel court case

Mon, 28/07/2014 - 08:00
The regulators has lodged a High Court claim against Grant Thornton in a bid to curb potential losses from its imminent legal clash with its former deputy chief executive
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Help us find the top clinical leaders in healthcare

Mon, 28/07/2014 - 01:01
Nominate the people making the greatest impact in high quality, safe care for patients
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Mid Staffs judicial review bids fail

Fri, 25/07/2014 - 18:19
Two judicial reviews to block the dissolution and downgrade of Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust have been rejected by the High Court.
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Trust ends lock out after striking pay deal

Fri, 25/07/2014 - 12:38
WORKFORCE: NHS pathology staff at Northampton General Hospital will be returning to work on Monday after a settlement was reached over a long running contract dispute.
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Mental health services 'lottery'

Fri, 25/07/2014 - 11:24
Mental health patients are facing an “alarming” postcode lottery in services, Labour has warned.
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Patient transport service fails to improve

Fri, 25/07/2014 - 10:34
PERFORMANCE: Clinical commissioning groups in Kent and Medway may be forced to continue using a patient transport service that is failing to hit its targets because of the terms of its contract.
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Department of Health to establish an anti-fraud unit

Fri, 25/07/2014 - 08:00
The Department of Health plans to establish its own fraud investigation function by poaching senior officers from NHS Protect, shrinking the national body’s size significantly as a result.
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25 July issue of HSJ is ready to read on the app

Fri, 25/07/2014 - 01:01
This week’s issue of HSJ magazine is now available to read on our tablet app.
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