In order to comply with the FOI Act public sector organisation such as ours have to routinely publish information whenever possible. The Information Commissioner's Office, who is responsible for monitoring and enforcing compliance with the FOI Act has drawn up what is called a Model Publication Scheme for all public sector organisation which we have formally committed to and decided to adopt. The commissioner has also published a "Definition Document for NHS Organisation" which sets out the minimum expectations.
Who we are and what we do.
Organisational information, locations and contacts, constitutional and legal governance.
What we spend and how we spend it and what our priorities are and how we are doing.
This link will open the latest Annual report for the Trust.This gives the current financial information relating to projected and actual income and expenditure, tendering, procurement and contracts. The report also includes information on our strategy, performance and plans.
Publication of Expenditure over £25,000
As part of the government's commitment to greater transparency, there is a requirement to publish online, central government expenditure over £25,000.
See below expenditure for 2010/11 financial year:
See below expenditure for 2011/12 financial year:
See below expenditure for 2012/13 financial year
Information on assessments, inspections and reviews can be found on our "About Us" page in the links on the left hand side of the page, e.g. Healthcare Commission ratings . In addition our News and Events page will give you the up to date information on how the Trust has performed in recent inspections and reviews.Information on assessments, inspections and reviews can be found on our "About Us" page in the links on the left hand side of the page, e.g. Healthcare Commission ratings . In addition our News and Events page will give you the up to date information on how the Trust has performed in recent inspections and reviews.
If you are looking for information regarding a specific review or inspection, please use the 'search' function on out website and enter the name for the review or inspection.
How we make decisions.
This link will take you to the Trust Board page of the website.
Policy proposals and decisions and the decision making processes, internal criteria and procedures, consultations are managed via a number of Committees with responsibility for ensuring the Trust meets National and local requirements for the services we provide. All the Committees with responsibility for these decisions are listed here:
Board of Directors
Audit & Risk Committee
Finance & Estates Committee
All of these Committees report to the Trust Board and the minutes of these Committees, where appropriate are made available via the Public Trust Board meetings page.
Lists and registers
Information held in registers required by law and other lists and registers relating to the functions of the Trust. Some of this information is available within the Annual report.
Other information on the lists and registers we hold is available through our search facility.
The services we offer.
This link will open our 'Our Services' page which will provide you with advice and guidance, booklets and leaflets, including description of the services offered.