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Carolyn Wickware

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Tue 25 April
Tue 25 April
Five areas in England are planning to cut spending on mental health services in 2017/18, despite being told by NHS England to ensure that they increase spending in line with physical health spending
Mon 24 April
Mon 24 April
In an interview with Carolyn Wickware, NHS Confederation chief Niall Dickson discusses how the NHS can be made fit for the 21st century
Thu 20 April
Thu 20 April
NHS Leicester City CCG is giving local practices £211,665 to use as a 'golden hello' in an effort to attract GPs and specialist nurses to work in the area
Thu 20 April
Thu 20 April
Carolyn Wickware investigates how the role of clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) is set to change with the rise of integrated care systems
Wed 19 April
Wed 19 April
The NHS may need to find an extra 400 GPs to deliver the Government's pledge to put a GP streaming service in every A&E department
Wed 12 April
Wed 12 April
Birmingham-based primary care vanguard, Modality Partnership, is expanding to include four more GP practices in Hull from this month
Mon 10 April
Mon 10 April
Healthcare and local government officials have tendered a £6bn contract to provide non-acute care in Greater Manchester
Thu 6 April
Thu 6 April
Professor Sir Bruce Keogh has announced his retirement from NHS England at the end of 2017
Thu 6 April
Thu 6 April
Some 10% of councils cut their adult social services budget by a quarter over the six years between 2009/10 and 2015/16
Mon 3 April
Mon 3 April
​Some 350 hospital staff are set to move from a trust in London to be shared between a nearby GP provider and another local trust as part of plans to integrate care and improve community health services
Thu 30 March
Thu 30 March
All health and social care organisations that drew up plans to overhaul care in England will eventually become accountable care systems, according to new plans released by NHS England
Thu 30 March
Thu 30 March
Two CCGs have been given money by NHS England to allow local GPs to consult with elderly people in nursing homes via video link, in a bid to save £1m
Fri 24 March
Fri 24 March
Healthcare providers across five CCGs can now refer patients with diabetes to an app that aims to help them manage their own condition
Thu 23 March
Thu 23 March
Twenty qualified GPs from the EU will arrive in CCGs in Essex this year under NHS England's £20m recruitment scheme
Fri 10 March
Fri 10 March
Some NHS trusts will see their CQC regulatory fees increase by over £65,000 in 2017/18, the healthcare regulator has announced today
Thu 9 March
Thu 9 March
The health secretary Jeremy Hunt has said that he ‘expects’ A&E departments to start regularly discharging patients within four hours by 2018
Thu 9 March
Thu 9 March
The Government has promised £325m to help implement regional plans to overhaul health and social care across England as part of this year’s budget
Wed 8 March
Wed 8 March
Carolyn Wickware investigates how the 44 plans drawn up by health and social care leaders across the country aim to revamp the NHS in England
Fri 3 March
Fri 3 March
Chris Hopson, chief executive of NHS Providers, is not one to be concerned about speaking truth to power.
Thu 23 February
Thu 23 February
GPs that form part of a multidisciplinary community provider (MCP) vanguard will not be forced to provide seven-day access if they sign a ‘virtual’ contract