Steve Brown
Costing's difficult year
by Steve Brown
11 June 2020

Covid-19 has had a wide-ranging impact on the NHS. It has taken a devastating toll in terms of lives lost and has stressed the service’s capacity and emergency preparedness to an unprecedented extent. But the timing of the outbreak also has repercussions for the national programme to introduce patient-level costing across all NHS providers in England.

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System by default
by Steve Brown
06 February 2020

New planning guidance confirms system first approach

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HFMA 2019: Finance function starts to map out future role
by Steve Brown
12 December 2019

There was a very definite focus on the future at the HFMA annual conference in London at the beginning of December as delegates thought through what will be needed to deliver sustainable services over the next decade and beyond.

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Pension equity
by Steve Brown
02 October 2019

Pension flexibilities should not be restricted to clinicians

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Steps towards system oversight
by Steve Brown
30 August 2019

New framework makes small moves towards system-level regulation

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Valued role
by Steve Brown
24 May 2019

Finance staff will continue to be central to the delivery of value-based healthcare

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Getting engaged
by Steve Brown
02 May 2019

Clinical collaboration remains the key to using costing data to drive improvement

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Time to pay more attention to audit reports
by Steve Brown
05 April 2019

Audit reports: we need to improve understanding and pay more attention

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