Beyond bricks and mortar

Hospitals, as we know them, are changing. Advances in technology have made inroads into healthcare delivery to varying degrees around the world. In the UK,...

Everlight Radiology wins teleradiology tender

Everlight Radiology has won a teleradiology tender for three NHS trusts in Essex. The company will provide urgent after-hours emergency and routine radiology reporting services...

Bupa UK partners with Proton Therapy Centre

Bupa UK has partnered with the Proton Therapy Centre in Prague, Czech Republic, to offer its eligible health insurance members access to pencil-scanning technology...

St Andrew’s appoints new CEO

Katie Fisher has been appointed chief executive of St Andrew’s Healthcare and will take up her role on 25 June. Fisher was formerly chief executive...

Apposite invests in OrthoD

Apposite Capital has backed a management buy-out (MBO) of UK medical products and implants producer OrthoD. Apposite acquired OrthoD from The Riverside Company, an international...

Netcare to quit BMI

Netcare has announced plans to dispose of its interests in BMI Healthcare, citing 'unsustainable' escalation in rent and softening demand from the NHS. A statement...

HM meets… Sir Robert Naylor

A year after publication, the government has finally accepted all 17 of Sir Robert Naylor’s recommendations for a far-reaching overhaul of NHS property and...

Circle Health pulls out of treatment centre tender

Circle Health is withdrawing its bid to continue running services at Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre, and said it is considering a legal challenge to...

Inquiry will examine referrals to independent sector

Ministers have announced plans to examine how doctors and other health professionals refer patients from the NHS to the independent sector as part of...

Totally revenues surges as it pursues ‘buy and build’ strategy

Out-of-hours services provider Totally Plc said today that it was continuing to make significant progress against its 'buy and build growth strategy' as 2017...