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Carolyn Wickware

Reporter

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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
Thu 15 June
Thu 15 June
NHS England has announced the first eight accountable care systems, which aim to join up health services with social care and the voluntary sector
Thu 15 June
Thu 15 June
Uncertainty surrounding the direction of the newly elected Government may provide the right environment for ‘bold decisions’ on health and social care, the head of NHS Confederation has said
Tue 13 June
Tue 13 June
Rising inflation will see CCGs lose out on over £5 worth of services per patient by 2019/20, according to analysis by a CCG membership organisation
Mon 12 June
Mon 12 June
Healthcare providers have been invited by NHS Dudley CCG to bid in the first multispecialty community provider contract that has been put out to tender
Mon 12 June
Mon 12 June
Jeremy Hunt has been reappointed as health secretary for a record third time in Theresa May’s post-election reshuffle
Wed 7 June
Wed 7 June
An integrated care centre has been launched in Surrey that will see GPs, nurse practitioners and physiotherapists provide same-day appointments
Thu 25 May
Thu 25 May
The NHS lacks the ‘management heft’ to make the fundamental changes needed for a fully integrated health service, the head of an NHS trade body has said
Fri 19 May
Fri 19 May
The Conservative Party has pledged £8bn extra for the NHS over five years if they are elected in next month’s general election
Thu 18 May
Thu 18 May
The handover of general practice commissioning responsibilities to CCGs from NHS England has been 'chaotic and rushed', an NHS advisor has said
Mon 15 May
Mon 15 May
The local trust and city officials are in talks with GPs in Portsmouth over forming a ‘virtual’ new model of care that will cover 200,000 patients this year
Mon 15 May
Mon 15 May
Forty of 47 trusts have regained access to their computer systems after a malware virus attacked trusts and GP practices across the country on Friday