Revealed: Vital STP projects face doubt after £1bn fund snub

An £84m urgent and emergency care transformation in Middlesbrough, system wide cancer reconfiguration in South Yorkshire, and a large elective care centre in Norfolk were among projects which missed out on recent government funding.

HSJ’s analysis of bids submitted to NHS England via sustainability and transformation partnerships show several trusts failed to secure tens of millions of pounds to deliver projects considered vital for their performance and sustainability.

Eight STPs, including two which have integrated care system status (South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw, and Gloucestershire), were given no money.

Full story in The HSJ, 14 December 2018