Monitor and NHS England are working to develop an NHS payment system which rewards good-quality, efficient providers and incentivises them to deliver care in the way that best meets the needs of their patients.
Medway NHS Foundation Trust must take urgent action to deliver improvements for its patients or risk changes being imposed on its leadership.
We've closed an investigation into Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust after the trust fixed the issues that caused patients to wait more than 18 weeks for treatment.
This page acts as a central source for information and materials pertaining to the 2014/15 annual plan review (APR) and further content will be added during the course of the year.
NHS foundation trusts are generally delivering the quality of services patients expect, despite the challenges of a tough economic climate, according to the health service regulator.
Monitor has launched an investigation into whether poor financial performance is indicative of Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust potentially breaching its licence to provide healthcare services.
Monitor, the health sector regulator has put Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust into special measures to ensure all its patients receive good quality care. A formal investigation by Monitor found that the trust has breached its licence to provide health services after the Care Quality Commission said cancer care at the trust was inadequate.
This leaflet explains to patients how the NHS payment system affects the quality of care and how the 2014/15 National Tariff Payment System is a step towards making the NHS payment system do more for patients.
Monitor would like your feedback on this draft of the updated Code Of Governance for NHS Foundation Trusts. We're revising this document to reflect the many developments which have taken place in the health sector since we last updated the Code of Governance in 2010.