Case study
Phased redevelopment at a busy London NHS acute hospital
In order to future proof the site, North Middlesex University Hospital needed to develop new and expanded clinical facilities, whilst also replacing ageing office accommodation used for various core support functions.
NHS England publishes new priorities and operational planning guidance
On 23 December 2022, NHS England published the 2023/24 priorities and operational planning guidance. In this insight, we summarise the key points and what has changed since the 2022/23 and how it has been received.
NHS Provider Selection Regime - it will not be in force in 2023
NHS England published an update on their website confirming that the NHS Provider Selection Regime is not expected to be in use in time for the 2023/2024 NHS contracting round.
Integrated Care Boards: First 100 Days
The 1st July marked a very significant change in the structure of the NHS, with the establishment of integrated care boards (ICBs) and the abolition of clinical commissioning groups.
Clinical Law Insight: Autumn 2022
We cover the latest on the Covid-19 Inquiry, NHS Resolution's second Early Notifications report, the roll-out of the new Patient Safety Incident Response Framework and the implications of virtual wards.
Covid-19 Public Inquiry: What you can expect from Module 3
The Covid-19 Inquiry has opened its third investigation, Module 3, which is primarily focussed on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on healthcare in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
The evolution of the Early Notification Scheme
NHS Resolution has published its second report (‘the report’) on its ground-breaking Early Notification (‘EN’) scheme.
Reading the signals: Maternity and neonatal services in East Kent – the report of the independent investigation
Dr Kirkup’s pessimism has led him to propose a new approach to major service failure in maternity services.
Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme: £635m funding available
The Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme Phase 3b Application Portal will open on Wednesday, October 12 at 2pm. £635m of grant funding will be available across 2023/24 and 2024/25
Covid-19 Public Inquiry: What you can expect from Module 2
The Covid-19 Inquiry has opened its second investigation, Module 2, which is primarily focussed on the decisions made by the UK and devolved governments. Learn about the scope, timeframe and how we can help in our insight.
Getting to grips with the new Patient Safety Incident Response Framework
The new PSIRF replaces the 2015 Serious Incident Framework and governs the investigation of patient safety incidents in NHS-funded healthcare. It represents a ‘sea change’ in how the NHS responds to incidents, to achieve learning and improvement.
NHS Resolution publishes report on first year of clinical negligence claims in general practice
NHS Resolution’s analysis of data for the first year of the Clinical Negligence Scheme for General Practice has identified that quicker and more accurate diagnosis and improved prescribing processes could result in better patient outcomes.