Wednesday, April 24, 2019

BREEAM Excellent status for Hatfield Hospital

Hatfield Hospital, owned by One Healthcare, has been awarded an Excellent BREAMM (Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method) status. One Healthcare partnered with Conlon Construction...

Priory appoints medical director

Priory has appointed Dr Martine Stoffels as medical director of its acquired brain injury services. As part of the newly created role, Stoffel will be...

Regard CEO steps down

    Sandie Foxall-Smith, CEO of The Regard Group, is stepping down after five years in the post. Regard was recently acquired by AMP Capital. Global Head...

NMC Health acquires minority stake in Fakih IVF

NMC Health has acquired the outstanding 49% minority stake in fertility provider Fakih IVF for $205m, with 27% in cash and 73% in issued...

Phoenix Hospital Group acquires 25 Harley Street

Phoenix Hospital Group has acquired 25 Harley Street for an undisclosed sum, as part of its ongoing expansion. The new facility is a day clinic, offering...

Consultation delays ACO introduction

Plans by NHS England (NHSE) to introduce Accountable Care Organisations (ACOs) have been put on hold whilst a 12-week consultation looking at the contracting...

40% rise in detentions under the Mental Health Act

The rise in detentions under the Mental Health Act may be are symptomatic of a healthcare system ‘under considerable strain’, says the Care Quality...

BMA will back GPs in legal action against Capita

The British Medical Association (BMA)’s General Practitioners Committee (GPC) has said it has been left with ‘no option’ but to support practices wanting to take...

Scottish Association for Mental Health wins £1.4m contract

The Scottish Association for Mental Health (SAMH) has secured a £1.4m contract to deliver a GP ‘link worker’ service in Aberdeen over the next...

Premier Choice appoints head of risk and protection

Premier Choice Group, the specialist health and risk intermediary firm, has appointed Steve Ellis as head of risk and protection. Ellis  has worked for...