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...

Judicial review hearing for stroke proposals

We have now heard from the High Court that the two applications for a judicial review, and our response to those claims, have been considered by a judge. The judge has decided that both cases will be put forward for a three-day ‘rolled up hearing’ on the first...