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sk:n plans to continue growth strategy under ownership of TriSpan

Mid-market TriSpan buys sk:n

Graphite Capital has sold cosmetic and skincare specialist sk:n to fellow private equity player TriSpan for an undisclosed sum. It is thought that the mid-market...

Former CQC manager appointed to St Andrew’s

​St Andrew’s Healthcare has appointed Margaret Henderson (pictured) as deputy director of quality & governance. She was most recently an inspection manager at the Care...

Spire committed to new strategy despite setbacks in H1

Spire Healthcare said today (18 September) that it remains committed to its five-year plan of achieving significant increases in self-pay and EBITDA, despite suffering...

Healthcare real estate: safe as houses

Strong underlying demographic trends, assured government funding and returns that are outperforming other real estate sectors are driving institutional investors of all types to...

Informal oversight of clinicians compromising patient safety, says CQC

The Independent Doctors Federation (IDF) has called for 'zero tolerance' of poor safety standards in independent hospitals after a report published today by the...

Priory invests £1m in new residential eating disorder service

Mental health specialists The Priory Group has invested £1m in a specialist residential treatment centre for eating disorders at Wimbledon Park. The new centre, provides...

IHPN: Moving the dial on diagnostics

IHPN looks at how the independent sector can help boost early diagnosis One of the NHS Long Term Plan is most ambitious commitments is...

Healthcode and Patient Zone launch e-billing pilot

Healthcare technology specialist Healthcode has partnered with online platform Patient Zone to launch a new e-billing service.  The two companies have embarked on a short...

NMC Health acquires Aspen Healthcare

NMC Health has completed its first UK acquisition with the £10m capture of Aspen Healthcare as it bids to grow its IVF services. Announcing the...

What’s in a name?

As Harley Street’s international patient market faces increasing competition from old rivals and new challengers, The Howard de Walden Estate has embarked on a strategy...