Mark Orchard
In a word
by Mark Orchard
09 February 2018

Joint NHS England and NHS Improvement refreshed planning guidance for 2018/19 was released last Friday, with supplemental organisation specific control total letters arriving earlier this week for both the commissioner and provider sectors. How does this look from the perspective of one of the health economies working towards an integrated care system?

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Don't stop believing
by Mark Orchard
01 December 2017

Together, let’s aim to achieve what at times may again feel impossible.

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Leaning into the future
by Mark Orchard
03 November 2017

We need to deliver for today and tomorrow in equal measure.

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Under pressure
by Mark Orchard
12 October 2017

Financial reporting must reflect the real financial position and the challenges facing NHS bodies.

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Brothers in arms
by Mark Orchard
31 August 2017

Individual trusts must play their part if whole systems are to succeed together

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All together now
by Mark Orchard
07 July 2017

As finance leaders roll up their sleeves, the focus must be on collaboration.

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Raising the temperature
by Mark Orchard
06 July 2017

The NHS in England is under financial pressure, but there are solutions that healthcare finance professionals can help drive.

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Value: a practical test
by Mark Orchard
07 June 2017

How can the NHS harness the power of clinicians and accountants to deliver value?

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