Wednesday, April 24, 2019
David Hare looks at the NHS Long Term Plan

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...

Board changes at PHP

Alun Jones is to retire from the Board of Primary Health Properties (PHP) and as non-executive chairman of the primary healthcare facilities investor. Jones will...

Cygnet to open Picasso Ward

Cygnet Health Care is to open a mental health rehabilitation and recovery service for adult female service users at its hospital in Woking. The...

Aviva exits IPMI market to focus on UK health business

Aviva is withdrawing from the international PMI (IPMI) market to focus on its UK health and wellbeing business. The move follows a strategic review, which...

NMC continues expansion

London listed hospital provider NMC Health plc has acquired the outstanding minority stakes in Fakih IVF and As Salama Hospital for a total consideration...
David Hare looks at the NHS Long Term Plan

Party season

After a tumultuous year in British politics, is healthcare moving back up the agenda? Party conferences are a useful opportunity to understand the state of...