Trust News: NHS Improvement unveils tough plan for budget ‘reset’

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12 Aug 2016

The new NHS Improvement watchdog has launched a crackdown on hospital deficits with 17 trusts risking ‘special measures’ Read more ››

Trust news: Tariff squeeze on orthopaedics put on hold – for now

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12 Aug 2016

Revised NHS England tariff proposals have been put out for statutory consultation with an expected major reduction in payments for orthopaedics procedures, as reported in the Hospital Consultant & Specialist last November, put on hold for now. Read more ››

Specialty news: Latest trainee figures offer mixed picture

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12 Aug 2016

The latest specialty recruitment round, covering post-foundation juniors, starting training positions this month, reveals continued gaps in stretched specialties. Read more ››

Light side: Adam Smith Institute, BBC reporting, Island getaway

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12 Aug 2016

A light-hearted look at some of the recent weird and wonderful news around the profession Read more ››