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HSJ Live 19.06.2015: Inspectors worried by overcrowded A&E department

HSJ - Fri, 19/06/2015 - 08:00
Inspectors express ‘urgent concern’ at the risk to patients arriving by ambulance at Portsmouth Hospitals Trust’s main emergency department, plus the rest of the day’s news and comment
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Worcestershire shake-up gets green light amid A&E concerns

HSJ - Fri, 19/06/2015 - 08:00
STRUCTURE: Reconfiguration of acute services in Worcestershire will go ahead after receiving the green light from the West Midlands Clinical Senate.
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Updated: Hunt tells GPs 'deliver your side of the bargain'

HSJ - Fri, 19/06/2015 - 01:01
The government plans to introduce financial incentives to attract GPs into under-doctored areas in a major shake-up of general practice.
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Hunt to GPs: 'Deliver your side of the bargain'

HSJ - Fri, 19/06/2015 - 01:01
The government plans to introduce financial incentives to attract GPs into under-doctored areas, Jeremy Hunt is expected to announce today.
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Staffing and overcrowding flagged in Gloucestershire inspection

HSJ - Fri, 19/06/2015 - 01:01
PERFORMANCE: Gloucestershire Hospitals Foundation Trust has been rated ‘requires improvement’ by the Care Quality Commission.
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Inspectors worried by overcrowded A&E department

HSJ - Fri, 19/06/2015 - 01:01
PERFORMANCE: Hospital inspectors have expressed ‘urgent concern’ at the risk to patients arriving by ambulance at Portsmouth Hospitals Trust’s main emergency department where they saw severe overcrowding.
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Executive Summary: Bailouts keep the show on the road

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 18:38
HSJ’s roundup of Thursday’s key stories
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Updated: CSU procurement halted in devolution drive

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 14:22
Clinical commissioning groups in Greater Manchester are set to establish a shared support service function. It means they will not immediately have to go to market to procure external services.
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CCGs spared CSU procurement amid devolution drive

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 14:22
Clinical commissioning groups in Greater Manchester are set to establish a shared support service function. It means they will not have to go to market to procure external services.
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Greater Manchester to reduce 'specialist' surgery sites

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 13:38
STRUCTURE: Emergency and high risk surgery in Greater Manchester will be concentrated on four sites, rather than five, commissioners have announced.
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Trust with £17m deficit launches resignation scheme

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 12:16
WORKFORCE: St George’s University Hospitals Foundation Trust has started a round of mutually agreed resignations after its finances deteriorated sharply at the beginning of the year.
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Survey for health and wellbeing board reps on public health commissioning

NHS Evidence - health management - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 11:30

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Local Healthwatch and voluntary, community sector and social enterprise (VCSE) members of Health and Wellbeing Boards are invited to take part in an online survey as part of a research project funded through the Department of Health Policy Research Programme. The project is entitled ‘Commissioning public health services: the impact of the health reforms on access, health inequalities and innovation in service provision’ and is designed to assess the impact of transferring public health responsibilities to local government from April 2013. Researchers are seeking the views of all local Healthwatch and VCSE members of Health and Wellbeing Boards in order to understand changes in how preventative services are being commissioned and provided following these reforms and how VCSE organisations are being involved. The survey closes on 3 July 2015.

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Revealed: Third of councils cut Healthwatch budgets

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 10:54
Healthwatch England has demanded explanations from councils that have imposed deep funding cuts on its local groups this year.
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HSJ Live 18.06.2015: Sarah Wollaston elected Health Committee chair

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 10:45
Conservative MP Dr Sarah Wollaston elected to chair Commons health committee once again, plus the rest of the day’s news and comment
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HSJ Live 18.06.2015: Health informatics must be made accountable

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 10:45
It’s time for health informatics to be treated as a profession accountable to an appropriate regulatory body, plus the rest of the day’s news and comment
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Exclusive: Bailouts top £870m as trusts struggle to pay bills

HSJ - Thu, 18/06/2015 - 08:00
The Department of Health issued £874m in bailouts to trusts in 2014-15, HSJ can reveal.
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Executive summary: Big trouble on the front line

HSJ - Wed, 17/06/2015 - 18:27
HSJ’s roundup of Wednesday’s key stories
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Barts medical director resigns

HSJ - Wed, 17/06/2015 - 18:21
The medical director at Barts Health Trust has become the latest executive director to leave the trust, HSJ has learned.
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Breaking: Barts medical director resigns

HSJ - Wed, 17/06/2015 - 18:21
The medical director at Barts Health Trust has become the latest executive director to leave the trust, HSJ has learned.
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Struggling FT threatened with 'leadership change'

HSJ - Wed, 17/06/2015 - 18:16
PERFORMANCE: Monitor has threatened a troubled foundation trust with leadership change if it fails to produce robust plans to recover its finances.
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