Tagged: NHS providers

Join today’s webchat on sector regulation consultations

A webchat with the sector regulation policy team and Monitor policy officials will give you the chance to ask questions and raise any issues about the current sector regulation consultations. The webchat will take place today, Tuesday 27 November, from … Read more → – Join today’s webchat on sector regulation consultations

Consultation on new safeguards to protect patients

A consultation on new measures to protect the services that patients need is launched today. The health special administration consultation sets out how safeguards to protect the services that patients need will be extended to NHS services provided by social … Read more → – Consultation on new safeguards to protect patients

Consultation on ensuring fair and transparent pricing for NHS services

A  consultation to help ensure fair and transparent pricing for NHS services is opened today by the Department of Health. From April 2014, Monitor and the NHS Commissioning Board will take over responsibility for pricing NHS services from the Department. … Read more → – Consultation on ensuring fair and transparent pricing for NHS services

Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Authorisation

The Royal Free Hospital London (previously Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust) has become the latest NHS foundation trust.  The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust was authorised on 1 April 2012. There are now 144 NHS foundation trusts across the … Read more → – Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Authorisation

Top tips for establishing a healthcare social enterprise

Since it was introduced in 2008, the Department of Health’s right to request scheme has enabled 25,000 people to spin-out of the NHS and become social enterprises.  More than 40 social enterprises were established through the scheme and collectively they will provide … Read more → – Top tips for establishing a healthcare social enterprise