Central London private acute hospital market stalls

Slowdown in the city

The latest Private Acute Medical Care in Central London report from LaingBuisson points to a slowing of the growth enjoyed by central London’s private...

Volume control

Major independent hospital groups have reported a slowdown in NHS activity over the last 12 months as the financial noose tightens and the service...

Cigna appoints CEO

Cigna has appointed Phil Austin as CEO Europe as part of an expanded role and a restructured European team. Part of the international health solutions...

Patients with severe mental illness left waiting for years

Patients with serious mental health problems are waiting up to two years for ‘vital’ treatment, according to the BMA. Freedom of Information requests (FOIs) were...

PHIN names hospitals making progress on outcomes data

The Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) has published information on which providers are making the most progress in the collection and publication of health...

Cleveland Clinic announces London CEO

The Cleveland Clinic has announced Brian Donley as CEO of its London business. Donley, who is currently chief of staff and chief of clinical operations...

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...