Key stories this week: A new framework to help local areas establish a single primary and acute care system (PACS) has been published by NHS England | Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is pledging to train up to 1,500 more British doctors a year in a bid to tackle the NHS recruitment crisis | Vital NHS [...]

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Key stories this week: Around 8000 NHS hospital consultants earn more than the Prime Minister | NHS trusts in England paid out more than £1.4bn in medical negligence claims last year compared to £583m in 2008 | Only 100 extra GPs were added to the workforce last year, striking a blow to the Government’s aim [...]

Key stories this week: Liaison acquire HR analytics business Activ8 Intelligence Ltd | Doctors will have to reveal the amount of money they earn from private work | Hospitals in Scotland have spent nearly £250m on locum doctors and nurses to fill rota gaps. Subscribe for free and receive Newsweek directly to your inbox!  

Liaison, the leading provider of temporary workforce management solutions to the NHS, has completed the acquisition of HR analytics business Activ8 Intelligence Limited in a move that signals its continued growth and development ambitions. Activ8 provides advanced, analytical HR software that helps organisations more effectively manage their workforce, develop and retain key talent and provide […]