People living in the Stamford and South Lincolnshire area and in the Huntingdonshire area, who are members of the Trust that runs Stamford and Rutland Hospital and Hinchingbrooke Hospitals, are being asked to vote for a new Public Governor to represent them on the Trust’s Council of Governors.
North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust, which also runs Peterborough City Hospital, will launch its election on Wednesday 24 April 2019. Voting information is being sent to all local people who are members of the Trust, encouraging them to use their vote. The poll closes on Wednesday 15 May 2019.
Local candidates have put themselves forward for the voluntary role of Public Governor, to represent the views of members and residents of Stamford and South Lincolnshire and also for Huntingdonshire. They are:
For Stamford and South Lincs:
Trust chairman Rob Hughes, said: “I would encourage our members living in our Stamford and South Lincolnshire constituency to use their vote so we can ensure our new Public Governor has the support of the local community. Having an enthusiastic and active governor body is extremely important to ensure our Trust continues to deliver services that meet the needs of our patients.”