The role of the governors

NHS foundation trust governors: a brief guide to your duties

NHS foundation trusts: Code of Governance

NHS foundation trust governors and directors: working better together

NHS foundation trust governors; a guide to the annual report and accounts.

NHS Long Term Plan [pdf] 3MB

Detailed guidance re the Role of the Governor;

Your Statutory duties, a reference guide for NHS foundation trust governors

The NHS constitution

“This Constitution establishes the principles and values of the NHS in England. It sets out rights to which patients, public and staff are entitled, and pledges which the NHS is committed to achieve, together with responsibilities, which the public, patients and staff owe to one another to ensure that the NHS operates fairly and effectively”.

NHS England Five year forward view [pdf] 165KB