Monitor has rejected claims from foundation trusts with large private finance initiative commitments that they should be treated differently than others under the regulator’s new system for measuring financial risk. (Source: HSJ)
Authors: Evans P
I am not surprised that Barts Health NHS Trust – the largest in the UK – is looking to cut its spending on agency nursing (News August 7). It faced a £70 million wage bill for its bank and agency staff last year.
PMID: 23944817 [PubMed – in process] (Source: Nursing Standard)