Ever thought about being a Governor at your local hospital?

Want to be a Governor at your local hospital?

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The Trust that runs Peterborough City, Hinchingbrooke and Stamford and Rutland Hospitals is looking for new public governors to join its Council of Governors to represent patients’ and the public’s views on how hospital services are managed and delivered.

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust will open nominations for prospective governors to come forward from Wednesday 5 February 2020 to Thursday 20 February 2020.

The Trust has eight public governor posts available: three representing Stamford/South Lincolnshire residents, three representing Greater Peterborough residents and two representing Huntingdonshire residents.

The successful candidates will be decided in an election among North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust members to be held from 10 to 31 March 2020.

Individuals who are keen to play an important part in how their local hospitals are run are being asked to put themselves forward for election. They are able to find out more about the role of a governor at a series of information sessions being held across our hospitals in February.

Date

Time

Venue

Tuesday 11 February 2020

5.30pm

Blackwell Room, Hinchingbrooke Hospital

Thursday 13 February 2020

1pm

Board Room, Stamford and Rutland Hospital

Thursday 13 February 2020

5.30pm

Board Room, Peterborough City Hospital

To book a place at any one of the information sessions, please call Paul Denton, the Trust’s Deputy Company Secretary, on 01733 677954, or Janice Thompson, Executive Assistant to the Company Secretary on 01733 677933. You can also email: paul.denton2@nhs.net  Those unable to attend any of the information sessions can also use the same contact details to obtain an information pack.  

Rob Hughes, Chairman of North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust, said: “We want to tap into the power of local voices to help shape our Trust as it enters its fourth year of operation since the merger of Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust with Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust in April 2017. I am confident that there will be no shortage of local people who want to play their part in influencing how their local hospital serves its community.”

Notice of Election

Notice of Poll (added 12 March 2020)

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