Saturday, February 16, 2019
Central London private acute hospital market stalls

Central London hospital revenues stall

The outlook for central London’s acute private hospital market remains uncertain as new figures from LaingBuisson indicate that revenues stalled in 2017 due to...

Harley Street clinics ordered to make improvements by the CQC

The safety of patient care in the private sector has been cast into the spotlight again this week after two separate clinics in London’s...

GenesisCare and Oxford University enter into research partnership

GenesisCare and the University of Oxford’s Department of Oncology have announced a ten-year partnership aimed at improving the diagnosis, management and treatment of cancer. Under the agreement,...
Vitality launches optional mental health cover

VitalityHealth launches comprehensive mental health option

VitalityHealth has launched a comprehensive mental health package for members, which provides cover for both outpatient and inpatient therapies. The optional Mental Health Cover module...
St Andrew's hospital in Nottingham has been placed in Special Measures by the CQC

St Andrew’s hospital under new management after going into Special Measures

St Andrew’s Hospital in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire has been closed to new admissions and placed under new management after being put in Special Measures by...
Bupa UK has pledged to offer more on-the-job training

Bupa pledges to offer more on-the-job training

Bupa UK has committed to providing opportunities for training that enable people to earn while they learn. The provident association is the first private healthcare...
NHSE to strengthen patient choice

NHSE pledges to improve choice in elective care

NHS England (NHSE) has said it will strengthen the ability of patients to exercise choice in elective care as part of the NHS Long...
Eye surgeons launch clinic in central London

New eye surgery clinic opens in central London

A new private eye surgery clinic has been launched in central London by three of the UK’s leading NHS surgeons. Based in New Cavendish Street,...

Trust halts use of Vanguard theatre after CCG raises concern over costs

South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust (SWFT) has halted use of a mobile operating theatre run by Vanguard Health Solutions after the local CCG said...
Nuffield CEO Steve Gray wants to deliver integrated physical and emotional wellbeing services in the charity's fitness centres

Nuffield and British Psychological Society develop integrated care pilot

Nuffield Health has signed a Memorandum of Co-operation (MoC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS) to pilot an integrated care model for physical and emotional wellbeing...