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Direct payments streamline GP rent payments

Direct payments streamline GP rent payments

CHP has been working with the Department of Health and Social Care, NHSE&I and our sister company NHS Property Services to introduce efficient and effective direct payments for premises costs covering our buildings. Previously, GPs, who are independent contractors...

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Community Health Partnerships CEO announces retirement

Community Health Partnerships CEO announces retirement

Dr Sue O’Connell, Chief Executive Officer of DHSC-owned Community Health Partnerships (CHP), has announced that she will be retiring after 17 years at the helm. Sue, who joined CHP in 2004 and was appointed CEO in 2006, will hand over to Wendy Farrington-Chadd at the end of July 2021.

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Infrastructure investment specialist joins CHP

Infrastructure investment specialist joins CHP

Nafees Arif has joined Community Health Partnerships as Executive Director Investment Management. He started at the beginning of May 2021 and takes responsibility for CHP’s Investment Management function and developing and delivering the LIFT (Local Improvement...

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CHP celebrates World FM Day 12 May

CHP celebrates World FM Day 12 May

Today (May 12) is #WorldFMDay 2021 and CHP is celebrating by thanking all of the staff and contractors who work with us to make NHS buildings safe, clean and fit for purpose. The theme of this year’s FM Day is ‘standing tall beyond the pandemic’ and we are showing our...

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The community estate pandemic response: observations, lessons learned and what this means for the future

Listen to our CEO Dr Sue O’Connell and James Bawn, National Lead for Partnering and Engagement at CHP, discuss the community estate challenges and CHP’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. The 5-minute sponsored podcast working with the HSJ, will hear how the...

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