1. HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards shortlist revealed

    The organisations in the running to win one of the HSJ Value in Healthcare Awards 2017 at have been revealed.
  2. STPs: Community and primary care grow fastest as acute spend held down

    Community and primary care would see the fastest increases in funding, at the expense of slow growth in mental health and general acute spending falling in real terms, under detailed STP forecasts analysed by HSJ.
  3. Prime minister reveals new mental health commitments

    Prime minister Theresa May has set out a series of new policies aimed at improving mental health provision, including more than £80m of spending commitments to improve digital access and expand community services.
  4. Revealed: Trusts in mix for millions in digital funding

    Fourteen mental health trusts are vying to secure up to £5m of central funding as part of the digital exemplars programme, HSJ understands.
  5. Reflections on transforming mental health

    Committed staff at the coalface will make a huge difference in changing the way mental health is taken care of in the NHS
  6. Still doing the system’s – not the patients' – business

    New recommendations on co-ordinated care would help to address patient safety issues that remain unaddressed by rafts of policy initiatives
  7. NHS manager guilty of £153,600 fraud avoids jail

    A senior clinical commissioning group manager and clinical lead on its board have avoided being immediately jailed after pleading guilty to defrauding the NHS of £153,600.
  8. Is the CQC seeking to turn itself into a market shaping regulator? The signs are that it is

    There is a risk that the CQC will become the problem rather than the solution in getting service users out of inpatient facilities into the community
  9. Exclusive: Trust prosecuted after 'high profile' patient death

    A trust is being prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive over the death of a mentally ill patient, who fell to his death on hospital premises.
  10. Deputy steps up to trust chief executive role

    Sussex Partnership Foundation Trust has appointed Sam Allen as its new chief executive.
  11. Mike Richards: Death investigations poor and 'need an overhaul'

    The NHS’s approach to investigating and reporting deaths is worse than thought and “needs an overhaul”, the chief inspector of hospitals has told HSJ.
  12. STPs not doing 'justice' to mental health face intervention

    Sustainability and transformation plan footprints that have not “done justice” to mental health will be offered support next year, NHS England’s national mental health director has said.
  13. Trust warned over staffing at Broadmoor hospital

    Regulators have ordered a mental health trust to make significant improvements at a high secure hospital, after concerns were raised in three inspections.
  14. Revealed: Details of new waiting targets for trusts

    NHS trusts will have to report how quickly they are treating patients experiencing mental health crisis in A&E or hospital wards from April as part of new NHS England standards.
  15. Scandal-hit FT 'starting to get to grips' with safety, says CQC

    Leaders at Southern Health Foundation Trust are “starting to get to grips” with underlying issues putting patients at risk, according to inspectors.