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CQC raises serious concerns over leadership and governance at Cygnet

Cygnet Health Care has been told by the CQC that it must take ‘immediate action’ to improve its management and governance systems or risk...

Physiotherapy provider undergoes rebrand amid new company strategy

Independent provider of physiotherapy and injury rehabilitation services, Advanced Total Therapy, has rebranded as Rehabplus as part of its growth strategy. Established in 2013 in...

Switzerland: EQT takes minority stake in SHL Medical

Investment firm EQT has taken a minority stake in SHL Medical which develops, and manufactures advanced drug delivery systems such as autoinjectors, pen injectors,...

NHS performance against waiting times targets continues to slide

The proportion of NHS patients treated within the 18-week target for planned care fell by almost three percentage points between November 2018 and November...
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Young people advised to go private as CAMHS eligibility tightens

GPs are advising parents of young people with mental health problems to seek private treatment as increasing numbers of referrals are rejected by CAMHS. A...

Not-for-profit partnership secures East London UTC contract

A not-for-profit partnership comprising GPs, health professionals and patient representatives has secured a five-year contract to operate four urgent treatment centres (UTCs) across East...

St Andrew’s Healthcare ordered to improve governance systems

Mental health hospital provider St Andrew’s Healthcare (STAH) has been ordered to make far-reaching improvements to its governance and systems and processes following a...

Exclusive: BHSF launches ‘game-changing’ EAP product

Cash plan and occupational health service provider BHSF has announced plans to replace its employee assistance programme (EAP) with a comprehensive health and advice...

VitalityHealth partners digital physiotherapy firm

Health insurer VitalityHealth has partnered with virtual physiotherapy provider Ascenti to offer its members access to a digital musculoskeletal (MSK) physiotherapy service. Under the deal,...

First PROMS data for privately funded patients published by PHIN

The Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) has published the first available data on patient reported health outcomes for privately-funded patients treated in UK independent...