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Carolyn Wickware

Reporter

Articles by this author

Mon 24 July
Mon 24 July
Carolyn Wickware breaks down seven things we heard at the NHS England board meeting on Friday
Fri 21 July
Fri 21 July
NHS Liverpool CCG has announced a new chair after the previous chair left following backlash over unusually high board member salaries
Fri 21 July
Fri 21 July
Mental health services are ‘at a crossroads’ a three-year report on mental health providers from the CQC has concluded.
Fri 21 July
Fri 21 July
NHS England has ranked all 44 local NHS reform plans revealing five to be lagging behind in measures that include patient safety, general practice, leadership and finance
Wed 19 July
Wed 19 July
Carolyn Wickware explains the new Ambulance Response Programme
Sat 15 July
Sat 15 July
Dr Sarah Wollaston has been reelected to chair the Health Select Committee in charge of examining the policy, administration and expenditure of the Department of Health
Thu 13 July
Thu 13 July
Ambulances will now be expected to attend patients within seven minutes from getting a call – one minute faster than they were expected to previously
Wed 12 July
Wed 12 July
Council plans to cut £85m from public health have been revealed by analysis from The King’s Fund.
Tue 11 July
Tue 11 July
A pharmaceutical trade body has applied for a judicial review to overturn budgetary restrictions on medicines that would delay the treatment of patients with rare diseases
Fri 7 July
Fri 7 July
Doctors’ salaries have declined by 22.5% in the decade between 2005 and 2015, according to new research
Thu 6 July
Thu 6 July
CCGs are expecting to report a combined surplus of approximately £250m for 2016/17, after a £16m deficit was recorded the year before, a report has said
Thu 29 June
Thu 29 June
A health minister has said there is ‘a degree of injustice’ in the pay rise given to MPs while the rest of the public sector has faced a 1% pay cap.
Wed 28 June
Wed 28 June
More than half of CCGs are failing to meet the target for the number of people who should be accessing talking therapies
Tue 27 June
Tue 27 June
NHS England has allotted £36m to 37 out of 44 sustainability and transformation partnerships in an effort to improve diabetes care nationwide.
Sat 24 June
Sat 24 June
A hospital trust in London has been hit with backlash after a job advertisement for a position in the trust’s eating disorders clinic requested that vegans not apply.
Thu 22 June
Thu 22 June
Much has been made of the impact of primary and secondary care integration on GPs, but Carolyn Wickware looks at how the schemes are impacting trusts.
Wed 21 June
Wed 21 June
The Royal Wolverhampton Trust is taking on a further five GP practices as part of it’s vertical integration pilot scheme
Tue 20 June
Tue 20 June
Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has been forced to remain in special measures after the CQC found 'little evidence of improvement'
Mon 19 June
Mon 19 June
The head of NHS Confederation, a local transformation leader and a leading commissioner have all been awarded for their services to healthcare in the Queen’s birthday honours list
Fri 16 June
Fri 16 June
The trust deficit has delayed the roll out Five Year Forward View by a year, the health secretary has said