Preparing for the Next 20 Years: From the Desk of Ed Jones

The official acknowledgment of HealthTrust’s 20-year milestone commences this quarter with the publication of our first annual report.
We will continue to commemorate our platinum achievement throughout 2019, including a celebration with member attendees during the HealthTrust University Conference in Nashville.

HealthTrust Selected as Exclusive Supply Chain Performance Provider by Beth Israel Lahey Health

NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 20, 2019 – HealthTrust, a healthcare performance improvement company in the U.S. and the United Kingdom, announced today its selection by Beth Israel Lahey Health (BILH) as its exclusive national supply chain organization, effective Oct. 1. Based in Boston, BILH is an integrated care delivery network of 13 hospitals in Eastern Massachusetts, including four academic medical […]

Promoting nurses, and good mental health

HealthTrust Europe (HTE) has been marking two of this year’s health and care awareness events, International Nurses’ Day and Mental Health Awareness Week. Both were supported by HTE which is a trusted partner for the NHS and commercial health and care providers.

NHS staff shortages – addressing the challenge

Staffing shortages within the NHS and wider healthcare market continue to be a key challenge across the UK. The media and executive reports highlight a worsening position with little light at the end of the tunnel however there are strategies and solutions that can be adopted to help alleviate some of the pressures of achieving successful outcomes.

Two years after WannaCry – are you protected?

In May 2017 parts of the NHS were left paralysed due to the WannaCry cyber-attack. The NHS was not the only victim of the global attack and it wasn’t a specific target, however it cost the National Health Service £92million 1 and highlighted weaknesses in its digital defences.

HealthTrust Europe raises funds for its local community

Much-needed funds have been raised for Birmingham and Solihull Women’s Aid (BSWA) by healthcare solutions partner HealthTrust Europe (HTE). Demonstrating the company’s mission of commitment to the care and improvement of human life within the communities it serves, staff members celebrated International Women’s Day 2019 on March 8th with a dress-down day and donated a total of £533.

Partnership During Time of Uncertainty

As the proposed EU Exit draws closer, HealthTrust Europe (HTE) is poised to support both the NHS and commercial health and care providers in the UK to operate efficiently and continue to deliver high quality patient care. HTE has been diligently preparing its mitigation plan to address risk resulting from the UK’s proposed exit from […]

Birmingham’s Medical Past on Display

An eye-opening display shows some of the medical and surgical instruments used to perform procedures in the past and highlights how the healthcare we receive today has been revolutionised by technology.