Media stories about STPs

Exclusive look into the £50m redevelopment plans for West Cumberland Hospital

By NHS Support Federation | 20th November 2017

The next two phases for the West Cumberland Hospital scheme have been released and are awaiting approval from NHS England. … Read more

Stroke unit will close in a year

By NHS Support Federation | 17th November 2017

THE hyper acute stroke unit at Barnsley Hospital will close by January 2019, health chiefs have confirmed. The decision was … Read more

NHS cash squeeze forces hospitals to postpone non-urgent operations

By NHS Support Federation | 17th November 2017

The NHS is under fire for forcing patients who need surgery to wait at least three months before they can have an … Read more

Nascot Lawn: NHS cease funding for respite centre

By NHS Support Federation | 16th November 2017

Herts Valleys Clinical Commissioning Group (HVCCG) will stop funding the Watford respite centre on Thursday, May 17. HVCCG’s chair Dr … Read more

Nine NHS groups consider vasectomy funding cuts

By NHS Support Federation | 8th November 2017

Nine NHS groups in England are considering or have cut funding for vasectomies in a bid to reduce costs. Currently, … Read more

Jeremy Hunt faces legal action over attempts to ‘Americanise’ the NHS

By NHS Support Federation | 3rd November 2017

Legal action is being taken against Jeremy Hunt and the Department of Health over their proposals to restructure the NHS, The Independent can reveal. Plans have … Read more

Future of Rothbury hospital ward goes to Secretary of State

By NHS Support Federation | 17th October 2017

The future of the inpatient ward at Rothbury Community Hospital is going to the top, after councillors voted to refer … Read more

Calderdale Royal A&E to shut at night if staffing becomes critically low

By NHS Support Federation | 15th October 2017

Plans have been drawn up to close an A&E department serving Huddersfield people if staffing numbers become critically low. The … Read more

Fears over ‘long-term downgrading’ of Bassetlaw Hospital as reviews begin

By NHS Support Federation | 12th October 2017

Campaigners have raised concerns that there will be a “long term downgrading” of services at Bassetlaw Hospital after it emerged … Read more

NHS patients going blind and missing cancer treatments due to hospital failings, report finds

By NHS Support Federation | 5th October 2017

Patients in Cornwall died after waiting too long for heart treatment, while others were left to go blind, according to a damning … Read more