Croydon Health Services NHS Trust

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Croydon Health Services NHS Trust runs Croydon University Hospital. It also provides services at Purley War Memorial Hospital, in Purley. This hospital is located on the A235.

The Trust was formed in 2010 by a merger of Croydon Community Health Services and Mayday Healthcare NHS Trust.

It opened a new child development centre for children with special educational needs and disabilities in January 2017.[1]


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In October 2013 as a result of the Keogh Review the Trust was put into the highest risk category by the Care Quality Commission[2] The Trust predicts a deficit of £12.2m in 2013-14.[3]

It spent 7.8% of its total turnover on agency staff in 2014/5.[4]

It was put into special measures in July 2016 because of concerns over its financial position, when it had a deficit of £36 million.[5] It was taken out of financial special measures in February 2017, after it reduced its expected deficit to £25 million.[6]

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  1. ^ "New centre for youngsters with special educational needs and disabilities opens in Croydon". Croydon Advertiser. 16 January 2017. Retrieved 21 April 2017.
  2. ^ "NHS Trusts put in risk categories - full list". Independent. 24 October 2013. Retrieved 9 November 2013.
  3. ^ "More than a third of trusts predict year-end deficit". Local Government Chronicle. 13 March 2014. Retrieved 16 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Agency spending: the real picture". Health Service Journal. 26 November 2015. Retrieved 23 December 2015.
  5. ^ "Croydon University Hospital's trust put in financial special measures". Croydon Advertiser. 21 July 2016. Retrieved 21 April 2017.
  6. ^ "Trusts taken out of financial special measures". Health Service Journal. 20 February 2017. Retrieved 12 May 2017.

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