Posts Tagged ‘David Nicholson’

NHS must spend billions on reform or disappear

Billions of extra funding will be needed for the NHS to help push through "painful and unprecedented" changes during the next parliament, the outgoing boss...

The grand plan: David Nicholson’s letter to NHS leaders

Dear Colleagues, Earlier this year, we published a landmark document: The NHS belongs to the people – a call to action. This document sets out the chall...

NHS boss claims £14K in expenses in three months

The head of the NHS in England, Sir David Nicholson, claimed almost £14,000 in travel and food expenses in the first three months of this year, official r...

Retiring NHS boss Sir David “became the story”

The outgoing boss of the NHS in England has said he had to go after he became the story. Sir David Nicholson said last month that he would retire in Ma...

Sir David Nicholson to step down next year

The head of the NHS in England Sir David Nicholson is stepping down from the post next year. Sir David has announced he will retire in March 2014 from ...

NHS chief is determined to continue at key time

Head of the NHS Commissioning Board Sir David Nicholson has spelled out his determination to carry on leading the health service as he faced a grilling fro...

Nicholson Challenge: what’s the consultant view?

For those who are not familiar, this is the economic challenge facing the health service, as set out by Sir David Nicholson, NHS CEO, a couple of years ago...

For ‘The Big Listen’ read ‘The Big PR Exercise’

When the trio of likely lads Cameron, Clegg and Lansley appeared recently at Frimley Park Hospital to launch the ‘Big Listen’ the staff looked like rab...

Cuts should also affect our private sector friends

Everyone is aware that the NHS is screwed for funding for the foreseeable future. Debate has raged over just how much the NHS is going to have to cut  so...

NHS chief executive says “all bets are off” in slump

The NHS chief executive, David Nicholson, said there would be a "root and branch" exploration of how best all NHS organisations can prepare now for the fin...