Monday, 04 July 2016
Joint bidding as a competition issue
Bid rigging is rightfully reg…
Tuesday, 28 June 2016
Brexit and NHS competition and procurement rules
Monday, 11 April 2016
When is competitive tendering good for services?
Tuesday, 22 March 2016
Competition risks for GP federations and super practices
The trend towards delivering GP services at increased scale seems to have gathered pace over the past few months.
In January, HSJ tracked …
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
How much does competition influence Acute Trust behaviour?
Merger analysis is about assessing how much competition will be lost if two organisations merge, and deciding whether this matters. My last blog talked about how GP referral analysis could be used to…
Thursday, 26 November 2015
Using patient referrals to analyse hospital competition
This week the Health Foundation hosted a panel discussion which looked back on the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) review of the planned merger between Ashford & St Peter’s Hospitals NH…
Thursday, 15 October 2015
Reflections on the Ashford / Royal Surrey merger decision
Monday, 12 October 2015
Is Monitor's draft tariff a recipe for longer waiting times?
Monitor's report poin…
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