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'Unsustainable' Huddersfield NHS services face rising cuts as bosses fight to keep their jobs

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CCG expected to save £6.5m this year and 'significantly' more the following year

Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital

Hudderfield and Calderdale Hospital Trust told it needs to improve

The Care Quality Commission has published its report today - and identifies a list of areas that must improve

Greater Huddersfield CCG rated 'requires improvement' in NHS England report

And Huddersfield health chiefs could face sack if they spend over strict NHS cost-cutting regime

Hip operation wait is 'not good enough' says Huddersfield health chief

Dr Steve Ollerton says failures to operate within 36 hours is 'not good enough'

Hands Off HRI: Campaigners attempt to gatecrash health chiefs' 'party'

Campaigners turn up with party hats and balloons asking to be let into CCG event

Hands Off HRI: Health chief says he'd rather PFI bailout money was spent 'in community'

CCG chief Dr David Hughes says failing to develop Halifax site would be 'irresponsible use of public money

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Which Huddersfield health bosses earned over £100,000 last year?

We list earnings of high-earning health bosses

Anger as Right Care Right Time Right Place online consultation survey closes EARLY

Time to fill out the form has now been extended until Friday after many were cut off an hour before last night's deadline

Hands Off HRI: Campaigners hand in petitions with 80,000 signatures to health chiefs' HQ

Large number of signatures show strength against hospital shake-up plan, say campaigners

Hands Off HRI: "We've not been forced to do this", says hospital shake-up chief

Dr Steve Ollerton denies Government health cuts are behind controversial plan

Two Huddersfield doctor's surgeries placed in special measures following 'inadequate' CQC rating

Government watchdog issues practice with lowest rating after finding processes not in place to keep patients safe

Dr Steve Ollerton: 'John Smith's Stadium meeting was better after 100 people walked out'

Health chiefs felt final meeting 'better than first' despite jeers, heckling and walk-out

Private firms bidding for NHS work

Huddersfield health bosses need to make £8.5m of cuts — what will be affected?

CCG warns of 'wide-ranging' and 'potentially controversial' cuts as part of recovery plan

Huddersfield NHS offered £1.2m improvement bonus - but it may have already lost 25%

CCG offered cash for improvements to cancer diagnoses, cutting unnecessary admissions and other criteria

Hands Off HRI Rally in St George's Square

Hands Off HRI: 13 key questions we put to hospital bosses over the future of A&E

Health chiefs insist they are listening during public consultation

Hands Off HRI: Hospital shake-up chiefs confirm there WILL be a third large public meeting

Demand for third meeting after around 1,500 people were locked out of John Smith's Stadium

Hands Off HRI: Third large public meeting to take place, say hospital shake-up chiefs

Demand for third meeting after around 1,500 people were locked out of John Smith's Stadium


Doug Thomson
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