Tagged: foundation trusts

Sir Peter Carr confirmed as Chair of NHS Trust Development Authority

Sir Peter Carr has been confirmed as Chair of the NHS Trust Development Authority (NTDA), the new organisation that will support NHS Trusts to achieve foundation status, Sir Peter, currently Vice Chair of the NHS North of England, will head … Read more → – Sir Peter Carr confirmed as Chair of NHS Trust Development Authority

Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Authorisation

The Royal Free Hospital London (previously Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust) has become the latest NHS foundation trust.  The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust was authorised on 1 April 2012. There are now 144 NHS foundation trusts across the … Read more → – Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust Authorisation

FT governor profile: Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Hilary Brown

Hilary Brown has been a stakeholder governor at Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, representing the University of Birmingham, since 2010. She is a Fellow based within the Health Services Management Centre. Every foundation trust’s council of governors must include … Read more → – FT governor profile: Birmingham Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

FT governor profile: Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Bernard Everett has been a public governor with Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for five years. A foundation trust since 2005, it provides acute, 24 hour A&E and specialist children’s services. Bernard shares his experiences of being a governor … Read more → – FT governor profile: Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Matthew Kershaw reflects on provider readiness seminars

Matthew Kershaw, Director of Provider Delivery, has taken time out to share his reflections on a series of seminars which the Department has been running in partnership with NHS Confederation across the country to discuss provider readiness for the new … Read more → – Matthew Kershaw reflects on provider readiness seminars