David Hare looks at the NHS Long Term Plan

‘Integrated care will only work for patients if all services are integrated,’ says IHPN...

David Hare, chief executive officer of the Independent Healthcare Providers Network (IHPN), has written a letter to all sustainability and transformation partnerships (STP) and...

Fortius Clinic to hold international sports injury conference

Orthopaedic group Fortius Clinic will be holding its third international sports injury conference on 6 and 7 November.  Taking place over two days at the...

North London practice prevented from operating

The Monteiro Clinic North in Brent, London, has been forced to stop providing medical services with immediate effect. The private practice was not rated after...

US clinic hosts first London education event on cardiovascular practices

The Cleveland Clinic, a provider of cardiovascular care in the US, is hosting international cardiovascular specialists at the Royal Society of Medicine today and...

A&E attendances twice as high for people in the most deprived areas

Accident and Emergency (A&E) attendances were twice as high for people in the most deprived areas of England in 2018/19. Figures published between NHS Digital,...

Outstanding trusts rank best on digital maturity

NHS trusts with the best quality ratings are more likely to have advanced digital capability than their poorly performing counterparts, new data compiled by...

HCA hospital to hold inaugural conference on colorectal cancer

The Wellington Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare UK, will be holding the inaugural conference ‘Innovations and Debates in Colorectal Cancer: Now and the Future’...

Private 999 provider goes into administration

Private ambulance company SSG UK Specialist Ambulance Service has gone into administration. Andrew Beckingham and Siann Huntley of Leonard Curtis Business Rescue & Recovery were...

Cosmetic surgery market attracting increased investor interest

The cosmetic treatment market is attracting increased interest from investors despite a subdued surgical sector and vulnerability to the potentially damaging economic impact of...
NHSE to strengthen patient choice

Independent providers concerned by moves to repatriate patients to the NHS

The Independent Healthcare Providers Network (IHPN) has raised concerns over the future of patient choice after it emerged that Brighton and Hove CCG is...