Monday, April 19, 2021

Norwich Union defends NHS policy

Healthcare Market News (Insurance News) November 1999 Norwich Union Healthcare has defended its Fair and Square policy, following criticism from MPs, including...

BUPA Investors in People Award

Community Care Market News (News) October 2003 BUPA Care Services has received its second Investors in People award. BUPA Care Services was...

NICE guidance on cancer drug

Healthcare Market News (News) May 2000 The National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) has issued its guidance on the use of Taxanes...

Solid year for Hesley Group

Turnover grew for specialist care provider The Hesley Group by 5.4% in the year ended 31 December 2014. Revenues stood at £36.8m compared to £34.9m the previous year. After deducting administrative expenses of £30.8m (2013: £29.4m) and the addition of income of £12.4m from training grants and rent and wayleaves in relations to land at its business premises (£2013: £4.6m), the provider made an operating profit of £6m (2013: £5.5m), with EBITDA of £7m (2013: £6.5m). Taking into account interest charges of £0.8m (2013: £1m), a pre- tax profit of £5.2m was achieved compared to £4.5m the previous year. At the year end, the operator recorded net assets of £3.8m (2013: £3.5m).

Anchor expands its board

Stephen Jack and Rima Makarem have joined the board of not-for-profit provider Anchor Trust as non-executive directors.

Business case – CCMn meets Sovereign Capital

Investing in care - CCMn meets Sovereign Capital partner Dominic Dalli

Doctors press for faster injection of cash

Healthcare Market News (News) February 2002 Doctors are calling on the government to speed NHS cash through to the front line. Two...

Oasis Dentistry in bidding war

Four private equity organisations are through to the second round of an auction process to by dental chain Oasis Healthcare, it has been reported. The Sunday Telegraph claimed last month that three organisations are CapVest, Bridgepoint Capital and Canada’s Omers Private Equity with the fourth, as yet, unknown.

Expacare director

Healthcare Market News (Personnel) March 2005 David Kerr has joined international medical insurance company Expacare as associate director for operations and finance....

Two south of England trusts to merge

The NHS South of England, Winchester and Eastleigh Healthcare NHS Trust and Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust have merged to form the Hampshire Hospitals Foundation Trust.