Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Private memory clinic opens

A private memory assessment clinic for patients wanting to fast-track a dementia diagnosis has opened at St Andrew’s Healthcare in Northampton. The new Memory Assessment...

HM meets… Hedley Goldberg of Rothschild

A weak government, political uncertainty and imminent withdrawal from the world’s largest trading block could make for an unsettling investment environment. But Hedley Goldberg,...

Genmed appoints divisional managers

Genmed, a provider of vendor neutral managed services for the NHS, has appointment two divisional managers. Sandeep Gill and Jolene Rayner take on responsibility for...

Busy year for independent healthcare

AIHO CEO Fiona Booth sets out the major challenges and events that could impact on the healthcare industry in 2018 With 2017 already a distant...

Gender divide in cosmetic procedures

The number of cosmetic surgery procedures being performed is declining slightly, but a gender divide is becoming ‘clear’ for some treatments, according to the...

Spotlight on STPs

As the Health Select Committee resumes its inquiry into STPs, independent providers call for a more inclusive approach to local plans By David Hare, CEO...

KIMS on the up as NHS e-referrals grow

Revenue at The Kent Institute of Medicine and Surgery (KIMS) surged by 39% to £22.8m in the year ended 30 April 2017 as the...

Assura making ‘good progress’

Primary care property investor Assura plc said today that it continues to make ‘good progress’ against a background of growing need for improved primary...

EMIS loses Welsh contract

Medical software provider EMIS Group has been told by NHS Wales that it has lost its contract to provide support for GP practices, ‘following...

CQC consultation on regulating private services

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is asking for stakeholder's views on its plans to evolve its approach to regulating independent healthcare services in England...