Update on legal challenge to stroke services review

Two requests have been made to the Supreme Court for permission to appeal against the recent Judicial Review ruling on the review of acute stroke services in Kent and Medway. In response, the NHS is asking the court to deny permission for them to be heard. The...

Kent and Medway CCGs get go-ahead to merge

The eight clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) in Kent and Medway have been given conditional approval to merge and form a single CCG. The decision by NHS England and NHS Improvement means that from 1 April 2020, subject to conditions being met, there will be one...