Foundation Trust Status

The Trust has now commenced the final phase of the application process to become a Foundation Trust (FT).

Monitor are currently talking to Board members, managers, staff and patient representatives and external stakeholders and have reviewed a significant amount of key Trust policies and  procedures  and supporting plans - focussing on finance, governance and quality as part of their assessment process.

A Board to Board (Monitor and NWAS) meeting will take place on the 3rd June.   The Trust expects to be informed of the outcome of its FT application by the beginning of July.