Media stories about STPs

Cheshire cancer patients ‘could die sooner’ if NHS cuts are forced through

By NHS Support Federation | 22nd June 2017

Cancer patients in Cheshire could die sooner because they will end up waiting longer for urgent hospital treatment if NHS … Read more

Leak shows ‘devastating’ impact of planned NHS cuts in London

By NHS Support Federation | 21st June 2017

Patients will be denied treatment, waiting times for operations will lengthen and A&E and maternity units may be shut under … Read more

Top FT challenges CCG over ‘unsafe’ urgent care procurement

By NHS Support Federation | 19th June 2017

A leading foundation trust rated outstanding has accused one of its commissioners of a potentially “unsafe and unsustainable” procurement, and … Read more

Simon Stevens names the first ‘accountable care systems’

By NHS Support Federation | 19th June 2017

Simon Stevens has announced the first eight “accountable care systems”, saying they will be given control of up to £450m … Read more

East Kent health trust boss Matthew Kershaw faces calls to resign over potential downgrading of Kent and Canterbury Hospital

By NHS Support Federation | 19th June 2017

Campaigners have applauded a call for the resignation of a hospitals’ boss over what is feared to be the downgrading … Read more

Most of central London hospital to be sold off, plans reveal

By NHS Support Federation | 19th June 2017

Almost all of a central London hospital is to be sold and its services diverted to already stretched facilities around … Read more

Trusts need millions in extra funding for Mid Staffs dissolution

By NHS Support Federation | 13th June 2017

Trust leaders in the Midlands are seeking millions of pounds in extra financial support linked to the dissolution of Mid … Read more

Secret NHS cost-cutting plans sound ‘death knell’ for British healthcare, warn campaigners

By NHS Support Federation | 6th June 2017

Extended waiting times, ward and service closures, and withdrawal of public funding for some treatments among proposals in new national savings … Read more

HSJ Exclusive: New national savings drive will ‘challenge the values’ of NHS leaders

By NHS Support Federation | 6th June 2017

Closing wards and services, blocking choice of private providers, systematically extending waiting times, and stopping some treatments are all being … Read more

NHS calls on public to back proposed Sunningdale medical centre

By NHS Support Federation | 1st June 2017

DOCTORS have called on residents to end an eight year long debate by supporting plans for a new medical centre. … Read more