NHS boss says Huddersfield's history shouldn't get in way of hospital changes

Chief of national group says "historic loyalties" need to take a back seat in exclusive chat with Examiner on proposals to make huge changes

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Angry hospital chiefs to mount official challenge in row over £238m Kirklees care deal

Bad blood intensifies after Care Closer To Home contract handed to Locala

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Locala officially announced as winner of £238m Kirklees care deal

More finance woe for hospital bosses as they miss out on lucrative contract

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

More staff on long-term sick at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals

Latest figures reveal that 10 consecutive days off per illness is the average

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary, Acre Street, Lindley, Huddersfield.

Incompetent midwife Lorraine Bruniges recorded live baby as being dead inside the mother

Nurse investigated twice and agreed to quit her role after a series of errors at Calderdale Royal Hospital

Calderdale Royal Hospital, Halifax.
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley
Owen Williams, new chief executive of Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary chief vows to keep patients the priority amid "tough" period for NHS

Hospital boss says difficult times ahead as government cost cutting demands intensify

Disabled driver slams parking rules at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary

Peter Searby claims new rules allow some disabled people to park free but not others

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary in Lindley updated

Rise in abusive and violent patients at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals

61 disruptions logged amid 8,412 incidents of all kinds

Eileen Newham and husband Gerald with parking charge notice they incurred at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary
Private firms bidding for NHS work

Massive Kirklees community care contract awarded but winning bidder remains a secret

The £238m deal will see the chosen bidder provide community nursing, health visitors, speech and language therapy, foot care and physiotherapy

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Health groups vie for massive £285m Kirklees community care contract

Health chiefs to decide whether hospital consortium or Locala land huge deal

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Parking hike at Huddersfield and Calderdale hospitals and disabled drivers must now pay

Changes to Blue Badge policy amid 25 per cent rise in parking charges for everyone else

Kirklees Council set to award £3.5m sexual health deal to hospital trust

Locala expected to lose service following public health tender process

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