Media stories about STPs

Exposed: ‘secretive’ NHS cost-cutting plans include children’s care

By NHS Support Federation | 25th September 2017

diagnostics and treatment for children with complex needs are among services earmarked for cost-cutting plans considered by the NHS to … Read more

‘Inadequate’ private provider to hand back troubled contract early

By NHS Support Federation | 22nd September 2017

A company operating one of the first integrated NHS 111 and GP out of hours services is to hand back … Read more

New care model plan contains ‘no detail’ on GP involvement, grassroots warn

By NHS Support Federation | 19th September 2017

GPs in Leicestershire have criticised a local plan to form an accountable care system (ACS) because the plans are unclear … Read more

Council ‘at breaking point’ over NHS’s push to accountable care system

By NHS Support Federation | 18th September 2017

Leicester City Council has threatened to raise formal concerns with Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland STP over proposals to evolve into an … Read more

‘Heads must roll over catastrophic errors in HRI shake-up plan’

By NHS Support Federation | 17th September 2017

It’s time for ALL the hospital and health bosses behind the Huddersfield Royal Infirmary downgrade plan to stand down, a … Read more

This is what Kirklees Council told Jeremy Hunt about the HRI downgrade plan

By NHS Support Federation | 17th September 2017

Councillors’ deep disappointment over the quality of health chiefs’ downgrade plan has been revealed. In July councillors from Calderdale and … Read more

Exclusive: Merger talks to create largest STP in the country

By NHS Support Federation | 13th September 2017

Health leaders are in discussions over merging three northern sustainability and transformation partnerships to create the largest in the country, HSJ can … Read more

Health campaigners call on Havering Council to petition Jeremy Hunt to review King George A&E closure

By NHS Support Federation | 12th September 2017

A public meeting was held at Romford Central Library in St Edward’s Way on Monday night, calling upon Havering Council … Read more

NHS IVF no longer available in county that pioneered it

By NHS Support Federation | 11th September 2017

Full story in BioNews, 11 September 2017 Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)  has removed funding for free IVF treatment, despite being the county … Read more

‘Heavy handed’ NHS England forces CCG to agree to STP

By NHS Support Federation | 8th September 2017

NHS England threatened commissioners in London with legal directions if they do not support plans to appoint a single accountable … Read more