Governors are vital to a foundation trust's success

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Katy Steward, Giles Peel
Publication:  Health Service Journal
Reference:  6 December 2013

Since 2003, when the previous Health and Social Care Act created the concept of foundation trust governors, their role has been frequently debated but seen by many as offering only a weak form of accountability.

Most agree that this changed with the introduction of new statutory duties for representation and holding non-executive directors to account in last year’s act. However, this change has so far introduced more confusion and uncertainty, not less. So who would be an FT governor now?

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#42415 Andy Chittenden
Consultant
Governance Health Ltd

Thank you

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