Thursday, September 19, 2019

UDG Healthcare appoints CFO

Nigel Clerkin, whose appointment to UDG Healthcare was announced in December, has taken up the position of chief financial officer and has become an...

PHP appoints independent non-executive director

Primary Health Properties (PHP) has appointed Peter Cole as an independent non-executive director. Cole, a chartered surveyor, is the chief investment officer of FTSE 100-listed...
David Hare looks at the NHS Long Term Plan

The state of care

Despite the headlines, the CQC’s report on the independent sector revealed there is much to be proud of but that doesn’t mean the sector...

HCA UK gets go-ahead for hospital

HCA Healthcare UK and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) have received planning permission to build a £65m hospital together in Birmingham, West...

From Salisbury to social media

With MPs off on their Easter break, April is traditionally a quiet time in the corridors of power but this year was quite the...

Alcidion acquires MKM Health

Australian-based health informatics software company, Alcidion Corporation, has acquired healthcare IT solutions provider MKM Health and its New Zealand subsidiaries, as well as its...

Spire cements future vision in five-year strategy

Spire Healthcare has cemented its plans, first mooted last month, for three targets to help achieve its desired status as the UK’s ‘go-to’ independent...

Primary care estate opportunities to invest

Simon Sherwood, partner at national law firm Mills & Reeve discusses the 3PD model and what it could mean for the future of primary...

Cygnet launches nursing associate apprenticeships

Cygnet has introduced nursing associate foundation apprenticeships in a bid to address the national shortage of registered nurses in the independent sector. Some 21 support...

Investor interest in healthcare real estate accelerating

Investor activity in healthcare real estate is accelerating despite continued yield compression, as the sector outperforms other real estate and investment options, delegates at...