Assura buys medical centres for £50m 

Assura has bought two unnamed medical centres, and one of the largest primary healthcare facilities in the UK in Stratford-upon-Avon, for £50m. Stratford Healthcare Centre...

London Medical appoints Tony Graff as chief executive

Tony Graff has been appointed chief executive officer of London Medical. The new position at the private specialist outpatient...

The best in health and social care celebrate in style at 13th LaingBuisson Awards

The 13th LaingBuisson Awards took place yesterday evening (15 November). More than 1,000 people were present at the annual awards ceremony which celebrates the best...
Aviva launches new private medical insurance service

Flat PMI growth leading to innovation, LaingBuisson report finds

PMI markets have remained ‘stagnant’ for the second year running, but a new trend of insurers repositioning themselves as ‘health and wellbeing’ providers could...

PHIN appoints clinical advisor

Dr Natalie Silvey has been appointed a clinical advisor at the Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN). Working part-time at PHIN alongside her role as a...

Netcare acquisition approved

Netcare’s R1.3bn acquisition of Akeso Clinics has been approved by the South African Competition Commission, nearly 18 months after the transaction was announced. The South...

PHP appoints independent non-executive director

Primary Health Properties (PHP) has appointed Peter Cole as an independent non-executive director. Cole, a chartered surveyor, is the chief investment officer of FTSE 100-listed...

Colosseum Dental Group appoints CEO and CFO

Pan European dentistry provider Colosseum Dental Group has appointed Stefan Nilsson as its chief executive officer and Daniel Fehr as its chief financial officer. Nilsson,...

Matt Hancock appointed health and social care secretary

The fallout from the resignations of the foreign and Brexit secretaries yesterday (Monday 9 July) have led to ministerial changes at the Department of...

NHS England upholds objection to GP at Hand expansion

 Objections to the roll out of London-based digital practice GP at Hand in Birmingham have been upheld by NHS England amid ‘outstanding concerns’ about...