Former Aspen CEO appointed as One Healthcare chairman

One Healthcare Partners Ltd has appointed Desmond Shiels as its chairman. Shiels has worked in the independent healthcare sector for more than 25 years and...

{my}dentist appoints director of new orthodontic business

Dental services provider {my}dentist has appointed Michelle Shambrook as its first permanent director of {my}orthodontist, its new specialist orthodontic division. Shambrook joins {my}dentist with more...

Christchurch Group appoints new head of nursing

Neurological rehabilitation specialists Christchurch Group has appointed Sue Houston as its new head of nursing. Houston’s previous experience includes 42 years as a registered nurse...

Capsticks appoints two new partners

Law firm Capsticks has announced the appointment of two new partners in Simon Brian and Adam Hartrick. In addition, partner Lisa Geary has been...

Former AXA PPP healthcare boss joins HCA Advisory Board

Former AXA PPP healthcare CEO Keith Gibbs has been appointed to HCA Healthcare UK's advisory board. The HCA UK Advisory Board was set up to...

Former AXA PPP boss joins Bluecrest

Former AXA PPP Healthcare CEO Keith Gibbs has been appointed to the Board of Bluecrest Health Screening. Gibbs was CEO of the UK insurance business...

CQC appoints deputy chief inspector

The Care Quality Commission has appointed Dr Kevin Cleary as deputy chief inspector of hospitals and lead for mental health. He will join the regulator...
IDF CEO Sue Smith looks at what 2019 has in store for medical practice

IDF chief executive to leave post

Independent Doctors Federation (IDF) chief executive Sue Smith will be leaving the post in November. Smith, whose contract is coming to an end, started at...

Interim CEOs in place at HCA hospitals

Interim chief executives have been put in place at The Harley Street Clinic and The Portland Hospital. HCA Healthcare UK, which operates the hospitals, confirmed...

Care UK Healthcare appoints orthopaedic surgeon

Care UK Healthcare has appointed George Tamvakopoulos as consultant orthopaedic surgeon at Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre. This brings the total number of consultant surgeons...