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Breaking: Treasury gives £1.2bn boost to DH revenue budget

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 17:07
The Treasury has agreed to pump more than £200m of bailout funding into the Department of Health this year, and to a £950m raid on the department’s capital budget.
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Controversial out of hours shake-up faces delay

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 12:14
COMMERCIAL: Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin clinical commissioning groups will today consider whether to delay a decision to place the region’s out of hours care services out to tender.
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CCG to beef up conflict of interest prevention after whistleblower concerns

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 11:32
COMMISSIONING: A clinical commissioning group has admitted its system for ensuring there was no conflict of interest in the commissioning of primary care services must be improved, HSJ can reveal.
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Trust mergers should ‘come into fashion’, says chief executive

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 11:09
STRUCTURE: Two more trust chief executives have made the case for provider mergers, following the turning around of troubled mental health trust.
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Revealed: CCG and councils planning to form ‘one organisation’

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 07:00
Councils and clinical commissioning groups in Greater Manchester are being encouraged to integrate their commissioning functions, as part of the region’s devolution project.
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NHS England ‘tightly in control of the purse strings’ for devo Manc

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 07:00
NHS England will remain responsible for many of the budgets being delegated to Greater Manchester under the devolution programme as it is employing the region’s new chief officer.
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CCGs and councils to create single commissioners

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 07:00
Councils and clinical commissioning groups in Greater Manchester are being encouraged to integrate their commissioning functions, as part of the region’s devolution project.
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Staff agencies struggle to meet NHS demand following pay cap

Wed, 10/02/2016 - 07:00
The ability of recruitment agencies to find nurses and doctors to fill gaps in hospital shifts has worsened since the introduction of hourly pay caps, HSJ has been told.
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Higher number of HCAs linked with increased mortality, says study

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 23:30
New research into staffing levels within NHS hospitals has suggested a link between a higher proportion of healthcare assistants versus registered nurses employed by trusts and a rise in patient mortality.
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Executive Summary: Whose fault is it anyway?

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 17:30
HSJ’s roundup of the day’s must read stories
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£400m of transformation fund ‘ringfenced’ for tech boost

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 15:47
At least £400m of NHS transformation funding has been “ringfenced” for technology projects, NHS England’s digital lead has said.
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Last ditch talks try to stop junior doctors' strike

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 11:35
Last ditch talks over plans to change junior doctor contracts are taking place today between the British Medical Association and the government in an effort to stave off tomorrow’s strike action by junior doctors.
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Breaking: Last ditch talks try to stop junior doctors' strike

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 11:35
Last ditch talks over plans to change junior doctor contracts are taking place today between the British Medical Association and the government in an effort to stave off tomorrow’s strike action by junior doctors.
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Sussex trust’s deficit forecast sinks

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 10:32
FINANCE: East Sussex Healthcare Trust has increased its predicted deficit by a third after losses soared in the first nine months of the financial year.
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Former NHS chief calls for four hour mental health target

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 00:01
A new four hour waiting time target for acute adult mental health patients should be established by the government from October 2017, according to an independent commission led by former NHS chief executive Lord Crisp.
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Former NHS chief calls for four hour mental health target

Tue, 09/02/2016 - 00:01
A new four hour waiting time target for acute adult mental health patients should be established by the government from October 2017, according to an independent commission led by former NHS chief executive Lord Crisp.
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Executive Summary: Are you the NHS's next rock star?

Mon, 08/02/2016 - 18:53
Your must read stories in health today
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Top hospital trust orders ban on consultant study leave

Mon, 08/02/2016 - 17:36
One of the England’s leading hospital trusts has moved to ban its medical consultants from taking leave for study or professional development, with the aim of reducing costs.
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Exclusive: DH hired headhunters to find new regulator chief

Mon, 08/02/2016 - 17:00
The Department of Health spent thousands on a headhunting firm to recruit the head of NHS Improvement, only a few months before trusts were warned against using the firms for their own executive posts, HSJ can reveal.
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Revealed: The costs of closing NHS Direct

Mon, 08/02/2016 - 17:00
The dissolution of NHS Direct over two years cost £89m, documents reveal.
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