IHPN seeks feedback on Medical Practitioners Assurance Framework

The Independent Healthcare Providers Network (IHPN) is asking independent providers for feedback on its forthcoming Medical Practitioners Assurance Framework (MPAF), due for launch at...

Construction work complete at flagship proton therapy site

Advanced Oncotherapy, the developer of a next generation proton therapy system for cancer treatment, has completed construction of its flagship site in London’s Harley...

Bupa Cromwell Hospital and GenesisCare partner to launch cancer treatment centre

Bupa Cromwell Hospital and Australian-owned radiotherapy and cancer treatment specialist GenesisCare have entered into a partnership to create an internationally recognised centre of excellence at...

Schoen Clinic signs promotional deal with golf champions

Schoen Clinic London has teamed up with four Open Champion golfers to showcase its specialist approach to orthopaedic healthcare. The German company, which opened its...

Aviva extends mental health cover to online addiction

Health insurer Aviva has included addiction to online gambling, gaming and social media in its mental health cover for corporate clients. Large organisations on Aviva’s...

£12m invested in new mental health facility

Enhanced Community Healthcare Options (ECHO), in conjunction with construction company Seddon Group, is investing £12m in a new 51-bed mental health centre for people...

E-billing at all-time high in private healthcare

Electronic billing (e-billing) in the private healthcare sector continues to grow due to demand from non-hospital providers, Healthcode has revealed.    The volume of PMI bills...

Spire agrees prices with AXA PPP

Spire Healthcare and AXA PPP Healthcare have announced a new long term pricing agreement. Under the deal, pricing has been agreed for a minimum...

CMA launches new probe into private healthcare market

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched a fresh investigation into suspected ‘anti-competitive arrangements’ in the private healthcare market, five years after publishing...

London Bridge Hospital launches new centre

London Bridge Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare UK, has announced the launch of The London Bridge Hospital Metabolic and Bariatric Centre. The new centre will...