|Was the NHS funded for the 330,000 rise in population from last year’s nett migration?|
|NHS trusts are forecasting an end-of-year net deficit of around £2.3bn finds the latest quarterly monitoring report from The King’s Fund. The estimate, based on survey responses from 83 trusts, comes as NHS national bodies are imposing stringent financial controls in an effort to reduce the deficit to £1.8bn by the end of the financial year. This underlines the risk that the DH will breach parliamentary protocol by overspending its budget.|
Kings Fund: NHS trusts' deficit estimated at £2.3bn as NHS financial crisis deepens
The King's Fund responds to the new NHS figures
So ‘Tens of Thousands’ is the right policy!
Of course if the NHS wasn’t so successful in extending our lives there wouldn’t be such a care / funding problem!
If NHS needs +£8bn, what do LA’s need for social care?
We won’t be able to afford the NHS unless we ‘solve’ this problem
CCGs are more likely to be in financial deficit
Cinderella needs a Fairy Godmother urgently
We have known this for years so why hasn’t NHS management ‘reformed’ its purchasing?
Hospitals get £1.8bn for sustainability & transformation
Investigation closes as Oxford Health trust improves its finances
TKF: Social care budget cuts damaging the NHS, latest quarterly monitoring report finds
TKF: New controls unlikely to have much impact on agency spending as NHS heads for financial crunch
Monitor & NHS England seek views on 2016/17 NHS payment system
Daily Mail: NHS charged by foreigners for care in their OWN country
Consultation: Overseas visitors & migrants: extending charges for NHS services – (closes on 7 March 2016)