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HSJ analysis: Fines for breaching A&E target could rise by over a third

HSJ - 3 hours 14 min ago
Fines levied on hospitals for missing the accident and emergency waiting target could increase by more than 35 per cent under new rules proposed for the coming financial year, HSJ analysis has found.
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HSJ Live 29.01.2015: Scottish Nationalist's posturing on 'privatisation' may backfire post-election

HSJ - 3 hours 14 min ago
Nicola Sturgeon’s insistence that Scottish MPs will vote on English NHS decisions is motivated by fears the Scotland’s health service’s budget will be cut, says former Scottish government communications officer James Tout, plus the rest of today’s news and comment.
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Bath FT's takeover of specialist trust given green light

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 11:30
STRUCTURE: Royal United Hospitals Bath Foundation Trust has taken over Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases FT after its proposal was approved by Monitor.
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Takeover of rheumatic diseases FT given green light

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 11:30
STRUCTURE: Royal United Hospitals Bath Foundation Trust has taken over Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases FT after its proposal was approved by Monitor.
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Cabinet ministers focus on delayed transfers ahead of election

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 11:16
Ministers across government are focusing on attempting to cut the rate of delayed transfers of care in a renewed effort to improve accident and emergency performance ahead of the general election.
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Trust sector deficit deteriorates to £414m

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:59
The NHS trust sector’s financial position has deteriorated to an overall deficit of £414.2m, providing new evidence of the pressure trusts are under.
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Consultation on NICE indicators

NHS Evidence - health management - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:56

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) -
The consultation on potential new indicators for the NICE QOF and CCG OIS indicator menus is now open. All comments must be received by 5pm on 23 February 2015.

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Exclusive: Jobs at risk as NHS England rejects two CSU bids

HSJ Workforce - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:51
Two commissioning support units have not made it on to NHS England’s procurement framework, placing their viability and the futures of around 2,200 staff in doubt, HSJ has learned
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Exclusive: Jobs at risk as NHS England rejects two CSU bids

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:51
Two commissioning support units have not made it on to NHS England’s procurement framework, placing their viability and the futures of around 2,200 staff in doubt, HSJ has learned
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Investing in specialised commissioning - public consultation

NHS Evidence - health management - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:38

NHS England -
NHS England is consulting on a proposed set of principles which will underpin the future decision making process for investment in specialised services. The consultation document also outlines the characteristics of the process NHS England will use to make these decisions. The closing date for comments is 27 April 2015.

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New interim chief executive for East Kent

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:14
WORKFORCE: East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust has appointed an interim chief executive to succeed Stuart Bain when he retires in March.
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NHS 111 would be handed over to ambulance services under Labour

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:01
Ambulance services would take over the running of the non-emergency 111 telephone service under a Labour government, Andy Burnham has revealed.
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NHS 111 would be handed over to ambulance services under Labour

HSJ Workforce - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 10:01
Ambulance services would take over the running of the non-emergency 111 telephone service under a Labour government, Andy Burnham has revealed.
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HSJ Live 28.01.2015: Cabinet ministers focus on delayed transfers ahead of election

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 07:00
Ministers across government are focusing on attempting to cut the rate of delayed transfers of care in a renewed effort to improve accident and emergency performance ahead of the general election, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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HSJ Live 28.01.2015: NHS England to continue commissioning specialist renal and morbid obesity services

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 07:00
NHS England will continue to commission specialist renal and morbid obesity services in 2015-16 after concerns were raised that patients could be put at risk if the services were transferred this April, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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HSJ Live 28.01.2015: NHS future will not be televised – it will be tweeted, tagged and crowdsourced

HSJ - Wed, 28/01/2015 - 07:00
Social media presents everyone working in health and social care with a highly plural and personalised platform for communicating and listening, writes Joe McCrea, plus the rest of today’s news and comment
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NHS strike action suspended after new pay offer

HSJ - Tue, 27/01/2015 - 17:40
NHS trade unions have suspended a 12 hour strike planned for Thursday, with the government appearing to give in to demands for a 1 per cent pay rise to all non-medical staff.
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NHS strike action suspended after new pay offer

HSJ Workforce - Tue, 27/01/2015 - 17:40
NHS trade unions have suspended a 12 hour strike planned for Thursday, with the government appearing to give in to demands for a 1 per cent pay rise to all non-medical staff.
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Breaking: NHS strike action suspended after new pay offer

HSJ - Tue, 27/01/2015 - 17:40
NHS trade unions have suspended a 12 hour strike on Thursday after the government appeared to give in to union demands for a 1 per cent pay rise to all NHS staff.
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Breaking: NHS strike action suspended after new pay offer

HSJ - Tue, 27/01/2015 - 17:40
NHS trade unions have suspended a 12 hour strike on Thursday after the government appeared to give in to union demands offering a 1 per cent pay rise to all NHS staff.
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