Trust finance plans more realistic
Trust finance plans more realistic
by Steve Brown
26 April 2019

The majority of trusts in England are feeling more positive about meeting their financial targets in 2019/20, but the situation remains challenging, according to NHS Providers.

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NIAO warning over significant costs
NIAO warning over significant costs
by Seamus Ward
09 April 2019

Significant increases in the cost of locum doctors and clinical negligence are adding to the financial pressures on Northern Ireland’s health and care system, according to the Northern Ireland Audit Office.

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Overall balance masks worrying disparity, PAC warns
Overall balance masks worrying disparity, PAC warns
by Steve Brown
03 April 2019

​The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has delivered a frank assessment of NHS finances, claiming that an overall balanced budget in 2017/18 masks ‘a worrying level of disparity in financial health and patient experience at a local level’.

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