The Foundation Trust
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is responsible for providing acute hospital care services for the people of Bradford and neighbouring communities. It has around 1,000 beds serving a community of over a million people, has an annual budget of £300 million and employs over 5,000 staff. Continuous professional development for all staffing groups is encouraged and supported within the foundation trust, which has Investors in People accreditation.
The organisation is managed and led by the Board of Directors, which comprises of a chairman, six non-executive directors, four executive directors and a chief executive. The Board is responsible for approving policy, ensuring financial viability of the organisation and monitoring performance.
Investors in People
- Puts patients first.
- Seek and acts on feedback from patients/customers.
- Enables staff to meet changing demands.
- Is standards based.
- Achieves objectives.
- Meets required standards of behaviour and competence.