The state of things to come

More than a year after the government accepted almost of all of the proposals laid out in Sir Robert Naylor’s far-reaching review of NHS...

IHPN responds to NHS England performance figures

NHS England has published its latest monthly performance figures which show the NHS has failed to meet its target to stabilise waiting lists for...

CQC takes enforcement action against GP network

The CQC is taking ‘urgent enforcement action’ against the Better Health Partnership LP – a network of five GP practices in Swindon operated by...

Elysium appoints CFO

Mental health provider Elysium Healthcare has appointed Keith Browner as chief financial officer. Browner has extensive experience in the independent healthcare sector and has held...

PHIN calls for better price transparency as it launches comparison tool for patients

The Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) today called on the independent healthcare sector to work together to improve price transparency as it launched a...
Fertility experts urge IVF clinics to share success rates

Decline in NHS-funded IVF across England

The proportion of fertility treatments funded by the NHS in England has continued to decline, with sharp falls reported in some parts of the...

Health and care sector ‘urgently’ needs to retain EU nationals, says Cavendish Coalition

The Cavendish Coalition has urged ministers not to underestimate the need to attract overseas nursing staff after a new report from the Nursing and...

Octopus merges its healthcare and property businesses

Octopus Group today announced that it is merging two of its businesses, Octopus Healthcare and Octopus Property, to support plans for future expansion. The new...

Recruitment drive boosts operating results at Genix

Dental practice operator Genix Healthcare has reported improved operating performance as efforts to tackle recruitment issues begin to bear fruit. Operating losses narrowed from £1.1m...

Healthcare real estate: safe as houses

Strong underlying demographic trends, assured government funding and returns that are outperforming other real estate sectors are driving institutional investors of all types to...