Saturday, September 21, 2019
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...

Spending review a ‘missed opportunity’ for health funding

Money announced for the NHS in today’s Spending Review represents another ‘missed opportunity’ for health funding and is not enough to deliver the commitments...

Income up but more challenges ahead for Tetbury

An 8% jump in patient attendances drove a small uptick in revenue at charitable hospital provider Tetbury Hospital Trust Ltd last year. Patient numbers increased...

InHealth reaches agreement over Thames Valley contract

Diagnostic services provider InHealth has signed a deal to provide PET-CT scanning services in the Thames Valley after it was agreed that Oxford University...

Unum launches new app to give employees access to enhanced health support

Employee benefits provider Unum has launched an app providing enhanced health support for its group income protection customers in partnership with technology solutions provider...

Elysium hospital placed in Special Measures

The CQC has placed another independent sector mental health hospital in Special Measures following concerns over staffing and training. Elysium Healthcare-operated The Woodhouse Independent Hospital...

Former AXA PPP healthcare boss joins HCA Advisory Board

Former AXA PPP healthcare CEO Keith Gibbs has been appointed to HCA Healthcare UK's advisory board. The HCA UK Advisory Board was set up to...

Partnership approach

The Bupa Cromwell is one of central London’s most established private hospitals but as new entrants flood the market with innovation and alternative models...

New dental business continues expansion in North East

Apposite Capital-backed dentistry group, Riverdale Healthcare, has continued its expansion with the acquisition of Archway Dental Practice in North Yorkshire. Riverdale has focused on strengthening...

Former AXA PPP boss joins Bluecrest

Former AXA PPP Healthcare CEO Keith Gibbs has been appointed to the Board of Bluecrest Health Screening. Gibbs was CEO of the UK insurance business...