Croydon PGMC

Medical and Dental Centre

Croydon University Hospital

formerly Mayday University Hospital

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    New doctor rota in death rate link

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    Staggering junior doctors’ training rotations could help to prevent the “black Wednesday” phenomenon, medical experts have said.

    CCG ordered to review egg freezing policy

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    A Clinical Commissioning Group has been told by a High Court judge that its policy on assistive reproduction technique - is “unlawful”.

    HSJ Exclusive: Broadmoor riot followed staffing concerns

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    Police and ambulance crews were called to a riot in Britain’s most high-profile secure mental health hospital - months after staff raised concerns about under-manned wards, HSJ can reveal.

    HSJ Exclusive: Broadmoor riot followed staffing concerns

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    Police and ambulance crews were called to a riot in Britain’s most high-profile secure mental health hospital - months after staff raised concerns about under-manned wards, HSJ can reveal.

    18 week target breached for first time in three years

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    The NHS has breached the target for 90 per cent of admitted patients to start treatment within 18 weeks for the first time since 2011, the latest figures from NHS England reveal.

    High infection rates 'unacceptable', says NICE

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    The number of patients getting an infection while under NHS care is “unacceptably high”, health officials have warned.

    NHS England faces 'unfunded' redundancy costs

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    NHS England has an “unfunded cost pressure” for 2014-15, which sources have linked to a large-scale redundancy programme it failed to finish last year.

    NHS England faces 'unfunded' redundancy costs

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    NHS England has an “unfunded cost pressure” for 2014-15, which sources have linked to a large-scale redundancy programme it failed to finish last year.

    Serco in pole position for combined call centre contract

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    Suffolk commissioners plan to create a single “care co-ordination centre” as part of a contract bundling proposal which could put outsourcing giant Serco in pole position for the role.

    Serco in pole position for combined call centre contract

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    Suffolk commissioners plan to create a single “care co-ordination centre” as part of a contract bundling proposal which could put outsourcing giant Serco in pole position for the role.

    HSJ Live 17.04.2014: Broadmoor riot followed staffing concerns

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    Police and ambulance crews called to riot in secure mental health hospital months after staff raised concerns about under-manned wards, plus the rest of today’s news and comment

    Imperial launches investigation into its medical director

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    The medical director and former co-chief executive of Imperial College Healthcare Trust has been relieved of his duties while an independent investigation is carried out, the trust confirmed today.

    Incumbent wins GP out of hours contract

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    Commercial: A contract to provide out-of-hours GP care to patients in and around Nottingham has been awarded to Nottingham Emergency Services CBS, a non-profit company.

    CQC to launch crisis care inspections in summer

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    Services for people in mental health crisis are to be put under the spotlight this summer with a round of targeted inspections by the Care Quality Commission, HSJ has learned.

    CQC to launch crisis care inspections in summer

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    Services for people in mental health crisis are to be put under the spotlight this summer with a round of targeted inspections by the Care Quality Commission, HSJ has learned.

    London Ambulance service challenged on dementia care

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    Performance: The largest ambulance service in the country has been challenged by a patients’ group to prioritise dementia care.

    Trust discusses concerns over maternity services

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    PERFORMANCE: Directors at Southampton University Hospitals Trust are concerned about the lack of capacity to provide maternity services to a sufficient standard at one of its sites.

    UK low in hospital beds league

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    Britain has fewer hospital beds per head of population than most other European countries, a report has found.

    NHS a 'political football', claim healthcare leaders

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    Healthcare leaders have criticised the political class for treating the NHS as a “political football” instead of engaging in a meaningful debate about its future.

    Circle awarded £120m MSK contract

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    COMMERCIAL: Private provider Circle has become Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group’s prime contractor for its integrated musculoskeletal service after scooping a £120m five-year contract.

    HSJ Live 16.04.2014: CQC to launch crisis care inspections in summer

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    Mental health crisis care is to be put under the spotlight by the Care Quality Commission with a series of targeted inspections later this year, and the rest of today’s news and comment

    Circle awarded £120m MSK contract

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    COMMERCIAL: Private provider Circle has become Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group’s prime contractor for its integrated musculoskeletal service after scooping a £120m five-year contract.

    Mid Staffs dissolution deferred by six months

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    Scandal-hit Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust will remain in business until at least October despite the regulator’s desire to dissolve the organisation “as soon as possible”, HSJ can reveal.

    Updated: Unison votes to ballot members on industrial action

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    One of the largest healthcare unions Unison is to ballot its 460,000 health members over plans to take industrial action – including strike action – following the government’s imposed pay deal.

    Updated: Unison votes to ballot members on industrial action

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    One of the largest healthcare unions Unison is to ballot its 460,000 health members over plans to take industrial action – including strike action – following the government’s imposed pay deal.

    Innovation network could slip into ‘self-defeating spiral’

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    The much-vaunted scheme to drive and spread healthcare innovation across the country risks slipping into a “self-defeating spiral”, senior figures have warned after NHS England slashed its budget.

    North Staffordshire suspends consultant

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    The University Hospital of North Staffordshire Trust has suspended and reviewed the work of a consultant surgeon who used an unproven technique for face and head operations, allegedly exposing 88 patients to unnecessary risk.

    NHS financial crisis "looming", King's Fund warns

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    The NHS faces “significant cuts to services” unless extra cash is ploughed in by the next government, according to a poll of finance chiefs by a health charity.

    Backtrack on axed London mental health fund

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    NHS England back-tracked on its plan to slash nearly £4m from London mental health budgets in 2013-14, HSJ can reveal.

    Backtrack on axed London mental health fund

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    NHS England back-tracked on its plan to slash nearly £4m from London mental health budgets in 2013-14, HSJ can reveal.