Sunday, February 17, 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...

PHP and MedicX set for £2.3bn portfolio in merger deal

Primary Health Properties (PHP) and MedicX have announced plans to merge in a deal that will create a business with a £2.3bn property portfolio. Terms...

Pressure to regulate

The non-surgical cosmetic procedure market is enjoying burgeoning growth with a younger clientele as social media and celebrity culture drive demand for ‘quick and...

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...
Integral Medical Holdings says evergreen contracts held back profits in 2018

Profits under pressure at The Practice

Losses have deepened at independent primary care provider The Practice Group as it continued to face challenging market conditions. Annualised turnover for the year ended...

Expansion plans expected to drive EBITDA growth at Create

The opening of new clinics and increasing patient numbers will drive ‘strong and sustainable’ EBITDA over the next three years, fertility provider Create Health...

NMC brings in interim CEO for Aspen as Shiels steps down

Des Shiels has stepped down as CEO of Aspen Healthcare after more than 12 years in the role. The news follows the acquisition of Aspen...

Bupa continues to expand dental business

Bupa Dental Care has continued to expand with the acquisition of nine practices across the UK and the Republic of Ireland. The new sites include...

Assura reports strong growth as approval process gains traction

Assura has reported continued growth in Q3 following completion of the acquisition of eight medical centres for a combined total of £67m. The company said...

New tax rules impacting on locum recruitment

The cap on NHS agency staff along with tax changes for public sector workers employed through intermediaries continues to pose challenges for the healthcare...