Collaboration will drive digital disruption in healthcare

Cross-sector collaboration will drive the digital revolution in healthcare as investors look across the industry divide for new partners, according to new research from...

Investment in global healthcare set to reach $200bn

Some $200bn looks set to be invested in the global healthcare infrastructure sector over the next five years, according to research. Around 100 institutional investors...

InHealth opens MRI scanning unit

Diagnostics provider InHealth has opened an MRI scanning unit at the InHealth MRI Centre at Manor Hospital in Walsall in the West Midlands. Two new...

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...

Independent providers included in funding for NHS pension hike

Independent providers with staff on NHS pension schemes will receive government funding to cover a major hike in employer contributions due to come into...
Aviva launches new private medical insurance service

Insurance start-up gets £2m backing

SME health insurance start-up Equipsme has secured £2m in development capital in a funding round worth £2.5m led by private equity firm Livingbridge. The AXA...

VitalityHealth expands face-to-face GP service

VitalityHealth has entered into partnership with GP provider DocTap to extend its face-to-face GP service for members in Greater London. DocTap has 12 clinics, taking...

Ramsay Health Care and Ascension in joint buying venture

Ramsay Health Care has entered into a joint venture with US healthcare group Ascension to build a new global supply chain. Ascension, the largest non-profit...

NHS could see 51,000 nursing shortfall after Brexit, report warns 

The NHS could face a shortage of up to 51,000 nurses after the Brexit transition – enough to staff 45 hospitals – a report...

NHS funding boost to support a ten-year plan

The government will publish a ten-year plan for the NHS to accompany its announcement of a 3.4% funding boost over next five years, Theresa May said...