Circle making progress

Circle CEO Paolo Pieri has said the group’s development is ‘progressing quickly’ following its acquisition and subsequent de-listing from the London Stock Exchange in...

L.E.K. Consulting appoints partner

L.E.K. Consulting has appointed Katya Zubareva as a partner in its European healthcare services practice based in London. Zubareva...

Aviva expands virtual GP offer

Aviva has broadened its virtual GP service to extend access to SME and individual customers. The health...

CQC appoints new chief inspector

Dr Rosie Benneyworth (pictured) has been appointed chief inspector of primary medical services and integrated care at the Care Quality Commission (CQC),...

Priory faces significant fine over patient’s death

The Priory Group has pleaded guilty to health and safety charges following the death of a vulnerable young patient in its care...

Sizing up the opportunities

The growth of new, large-scale GP practices has been attracting interest from corporate players and investors but as GP federations subsume greater volumes of...

3fivetwo reports dip in turnover but figures hint at recovery

Northern Ireland’s largest private healthcare provider 3fivetwo Medical Group has reported further decline in turnover but said it is expecting growth to...

New contracts boost Greenbrook

Ongoing investment and a new walk-in centre contract have helped boost turnover for urgent care provider Greenbrook Healthcare. The...

Embarrassment prompting millions to delay checking cancer symptoms

Millions of people put off getting cancer symptoms checked for more than two months because they are embarrassed, according to research by...

Westfield diversifies as competition hits 2018 earnings

Increased market competition has dented earnings at health cash plan provider Westfield Contributory Health Scheme. The company reported a...