Everyone welcome: discover the key issues facing the Trust

Posted on: Thursday 27 Jul 2017

The next quarterly public meeting of the Council of Governors of Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust will take place on Wednesday 2 August at 5.45 pm at St. Aidan’s Church of England High School, Oatlands Drive, Harrogate, HG2 8JR (The Hatcher Room, next to Constance Green Hall).

Items on the agenda include: an update from Dr Ros Tolcher, Chief Executive, on strategic and operational matters including the Trust’s fundamental standards of care, performance and finance, there will be a presentation regarding inpatient falls and safety huddles, an update regarding the recruitment process for a new Chair, and Governors will be talking about key areas of work they are involved in, including forthcoming Governor Elections.

Sandra Dodson, Trust Chairman, said: “We would be delighted to welcome members of the public to our quarterly Council of Governors’ meeting to see presentations from the Governors and senior Trust executives.  There is also the opportunity to ask questions about any service that we provide either in the hospital or the community.

“Our Governors represent the interests of the Trust members and the general public we serve and this public meeting provides the opportunity to see them in action and engage with them both formally and informally.”

The Trust welcomes the participation of any member of the  public at the meeting and questions may be sent in advance by email to [email protected] or by telephone to the Foundation Trust Office on 01423 554489. Additionally, questions can be tabled to the Chairman at the beginning of the meeting or during the mid-meeting break.

Papers will be available at the meeting or can be accessed on the Trust website ahead of the meeting here.


For further information please contact:

Paul Widdowfield, Communications and Marketing Manager, [email protected] and 01423 557470.