NHS Trust seeks public governors
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust is looking for
five new members to join its Council of
Hayley Robertson, corporate affairs manager, said, "This is a
real opportunity to have a say in the way health services across
County Durham and Darlington will be delivered in the coming
years. We're looking for Governors to represent Darlington,
Derwentside, Durham City, Sedgefield, and Wear Valley and Teesdale.
You must live in the area you represent, be a Trust Member and over
Governors have an important role in making an NHS foundation
trust publicly accountable for the services it provides. They bring
valuable perspectives and contributions and represent the voice of
their local communities. Governors hold non-executive directors to
account for the performance of the Board and represent the
interests of NHS foundation trust members and the public in the
planning of future services and strategy.
Further information and nomination papers can be found at
Nominations need to be submitted by Monday 7 November
To become a Member of County Durham and Darlington NHS
Foundation Trust visit their website at
'Every aspect of my emergency care was dealt with quickly,
efficiently and professionally with full explanations and
compassion from all staff involved'.
Patient, Emergency Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital