Publication scheme

Our publication scheme helps you find commonly requested information which is published about the Trust.

1. Who we are and what we do

a. Trust organisational structure (updated September 2019)
b. About the Trust (includes hospital addresses, annual reports and key information)
c. Contact information
d. Trust constitution
e. Statement of purpose
f. Annual governance statement
g. Board of directors
h. Quality accounts

2. What we spend and how we spend it

a.Annual reports and accounts
b. Spend over £25k

3. What our priorities are and how we are doing

a. Annual reports and financial statements
b. Operational plan
c. Annual plan
d. Care quality commission

4. How we make decisions

a. Committee structure
b. Clinical effectiveness strategy
c. Council of Governors
d. Council of Governors engagement policy
e. Governor meetings

5. Our policies and procedures

a. Patient administration

i. Referral to treatment access policy
ii. Policy-for-consent-or-examination-or-treatment
iii.Health records management strategy
iv. Non-clinical records management strategy
v. Confidentiality policy
vi. Destruction and retention – clinical records strategy
vii. Data protection and personal information fair processing policy

b. Governance

i. Health and safety Policy
ii. Serious untoward incident policy (clinical and non-clinical)
iii. Policy and procedure for the management of complaints, concerns, comments and compliments
iv.Incident reporting policy
v. Introducing new surgical or other procedures policy
vi. Falls prevention policy

c. IM&T

i. Information security policy
ii. Information governance policy
iii. Data quality policy

d. Facilities

i. Car parking and traffic management policy
ii. Trust Estates Strategy
iii.Hospitality policy
iv.Trust’s travel plan

e. Human resources

i. Workforce Race Equality Standard
ii. Staff survey results
iii.General disciplinary policy
iv. Bullying and harassment policy
v Dress policy for all staff
vi. Dress policy for staff undertaking clinical duties

f. Complaints

i. NHS complaints procedure
ii. Trust complaints procedure

g. Communications

i. Advertising policy

6. Lists and Registers

a. Director’s declaration of interests
b. Register of governors interests

7. The Services we offer

a. Services A-Z

b. Media releases