Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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A welcome revolution in the ownership of NHS Community Estate

A welcome revolution in the ownership of NHS Community Estate

New guidance has just been issued by the Department of Health (DoH) which has the potential to revolutionise the ownership of NHS Property Services Li ...

Estates outsourcing or insourcing in the NHS?

Estates outsourcing or insourcing in the NHS?

When a contractor goes into liquidation, a replacement contractor will need to be procured by the relevant NHS organisation, however, in doing so ther ...

Government response to the Naylor review

Government response to the Naylor review

The Government under James O'Shaughnessy has published its response to the Naylor review. It has broadly welcomed the Review’s recommendations and say ...

Health Real Estate Tip of the Week: EU General Data Protection Regulation – Are you ready?

Health Real Estate Tip of the Week: EU General Data Protection Regulation – Are you ready?

The NHS handles a large amount of personal data on a daily basis. The definition of personal data goes well beyond confidential and sensitive informat ...

Will this new NHS estates management model improve trust efficiency?

Will this new NHS estates management model improve trust efficiency?

Estates management deals are becoming increasingly sophisticated as trusts continue to strive for increased efficiency. Now, a new type of model which ...

Why are local estate strategies so difficult to implement and how can the common issues be resolved?

Why are local estate strategies so difficult to implement and how can the common issues be resolved?

CCGs have the responsibility for the co-ordination of health strategies across the NHS estate. As part of this role a CCG can specify the premises fro ...