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

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

Share your expertise with health and wellbeing boards

‘Building successful health and wellbeing boards – learning from others’ is taking place on 24 April. This event provides an opportunity to exchange learning and bring together knowledge being developed by the Accelerated Learning Sets and the wider National Learning … Read more → – Share your expertise with health and wellbeing boards

Monitor seeks comments on proposed licensing regime

Monitor, the independent regulator of NHS foundation trusts, has published a number of documents as part of its ongoing engagement on the proposed licensing regime. The closing date for comments is 5 March 2012. The stakeholder engagement documents cover: developing … Read more → – Monitor seeks comments on proposed licensing regime