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HSJ Live 2014.11.19: Commission publishes frail elderly report

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 06:30
HSJ/Serco Commission on Hospital Care for Frail Older People publishes its report, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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Integration will not save money, HSJ commission concludes

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 05:58
Political leaders’ belief that health and social care integration is the “silver bullet” for the NHS’s financial difficulties is a “myth” and “Messiah concept” that has no realistic prospect of success.
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Frail older care in hospital 'fragmented', experts warn

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 05:58
Health leaders and patient advocates have welcomed the findings of the HSJ/Serco commission while warning that frail older people were not well managed by “fragmented” healthcare regimes.
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Lack of leadership limiting improvements in elderly care, commission finds

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 05:57
A lack of leadership is limiting the ability of hospitals to provide “best in class care” to elderly patients, with too much variation across providers according to the HSJ Commission on Hospital Care for Frail Older People.
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Hunt: Transparency not targets will achieve 'world class' NHS

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 00:01
The NHS must adopt a different approach to performance management that focuses on the transparent provision of information rather than chasing targets or extra resource, the health secretary is due to say
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Exclusive: Hinchingbrooke A&E could face axe

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 13:11
The NHS’s only privately run hospital, Hinchingbrooke Health Care Trust, could lose core services such as its accident and emergency department despite earlier assurances that franchising the hospital would protect it from such a move.
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Patient safety bill to legislate for zero NHS harm

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 12:47
The NHS could be required to achieve ‘zero avoidable harm’ if a government backed bill being driven through Parliament by the MP for Stafford makes it onto the statute books.
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Ombudsman strengthens procurement checks after NAO probe

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 12:23
The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman has handed its board the role of reviewing and approving deals over £100,000
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NEW Devon sets out service cut plans

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 11:40
FINANCE: Surgical procedures for prostate cancer, hernias and cataracts are among a raft of treatments that could be restricted or stopped in one of the country’s most financially challenged health economies.
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Exclusive: Delayed transfer rate soars to highest level

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 11:39
The national rate of delayed transfers of care has soared to its highest ever level, threatening the better care fund’s ambition to cut costs by improving the transfer of patients from hospital to other care settings.
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Specialist eye cancer service moves to Moorfields

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 11:38
STRUCTURE: Moorfields Eye Hospital Foundation Trust is to take over the management of a specialist eye cancer service run by Barts Health Trust, including all outpatient work.
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HSJ Live 18.11.2014: Foundation Trust Network to change its name

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 07:00
Network to be rebranded as NHS Providers, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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HSJ Live 18.11.2014: NEW Devon sets out service cut plans

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 07:00
Raft of treatments could be restricted or stopped in financially challenged health economy, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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HSJ Live 18.11.2014: Embed person centred care into mainstream health services

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 07:00
Lessons can be learned to help embed person centred care in health services write Suzanne Wood and Adrian Sieff, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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HSJ Live 18.11.2014: The three ways to drive transformational change in the NHS

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 07:00
There is a dawning recognition that trying to run harder in the existing model won’t work anymore, argues Chris Hopson, chief executive of the Foundation Trust Network, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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One in 10 GP practices pose greatest perceived risk

Mon, 17/11/2014 - 15:11
One in 10 GP practices have been assigned the highest category of risk in an ‘intelligent monitoring’ system devised by the Care Quality Commission.
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Morecambe Bay under fire on cancer screening services

Mon, 17/11/2014 - 12:54
A foundation trust has pledged to shake up the management of its breast screening unit after a probe found an “extremely poor” working environment that must be having “impact on patient care”
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Elective backlog causes £7m funding gap for London trust

Mon, 17/11/2014 - 11:53
FINANCE: Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals Trust has identified a £7m funding gap caused by a large backlog of patients requiring elective treatment.
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Senior information centre official to depart

Mon, 17/11/2014 - 11:45
The Health and Social Care Information Centre’s director of information and analytics is leaving the organisation, HSJ has learned.
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Senior information centre official departs

Mon, 17/11/2014 - 11:45
The Health and Social Care Information Centre’s director of information and analytics has left the organisation, HSJ has learned.
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