Saturday, February 16, 2019

NHS Long Term Plan: what does it mean for the independent sector?

Almost two decades since the Labour government’s NHS Plan paved the way for a bigger role for the independent sector, the NHS has unveiled...

Aspen in talks to sell Chelmsford Day Surgery Hospital

Aspen Healthcare has announced it is in talks with a potential buyer for its Chelmsford Private Day Surgery Hospital in Essex. The company, which was...

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 London Clinic offering ‘nerve-sparing’ prostate procedure

Men with suspected prostate cancer can undergo a new robotic prostatectomy procedure at Harley Street’s The London Clinic (TLC).

Fertility regulator calls for more transparency around add-ons

Fertility clinics have been told they must be more transparent with patients when they discuss the value of ‘add-ons’ and the likelihood...

Consultants asked to submit patient fees data

The Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) has begun asking private consultants for their data on fees charged to patients as part...

HCA UK CEO steps down

Mike Neeb (pictured) is retiring as chief executive and president of HCA UK after 12 years. John Reay, HCA...

NHS England’s digital chief to join video GP provider

NHS England (NHSE)’s chief digital officer Juliet Bauer (pictured) is stepping down to join virtual GP provider LIVI in April.

North West London CCG teams with Inhealthcare

The North West London Collaboration of CCGs has struck a deal with digital health company Inhealthcare to strengthen its digital services...

NHS plan pledge must make real difference to waiting lists, says IHPN

The Independent Healthcare Providers Network (IHPN) has called upon the NHS to tackle mounting waiting lists for elective care as the number...