The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is holding its Annual
Members’ Meeting on 29 September at 5.30pm. Unlike previous years, the meeting
will be held digitally online, due to Covid-19 restrictions.
The session will provide a summary of the Trust’s progress
and challenges for the last financial year, 2019/20. All are welcome and
encouraged to attend.
The Trust, which manages health services across the
Rotherham borough and at Rotherham Hospital, has marked some milestone
achievements over the past 18 months including a visit to its Maternity
Services from Her Royal Highness, Princess Anne.
During the 2019/20 year, the Trust received an upgrade in
its Urgency and Emergency Care Centre’s Care Quality Commission rating from Inadequate to Requires Improvement and it undertook significant operational
changes to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic.
Martin Havenhand, Chairman of The Rotherham NHS Foundation
Trust, said: “2019/20 brought its challenges for our Trust and our Annual
Members’ Meeting is an opportunity to reflect on this and to give further
detail about how we will move forward.
“Repercussions and recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic are
a main area of focus for us and, alongside this, we are strongly committed to
ensuring safe and sound care and operational and financial sustainability.”
The joining details for the session, to be held on Zoom,
will be issued via the Trust’s social media channels and on its website in advance
of 29 September.
Mr Havenhand added: “It is really important that we share
details of our performance and that those we serve have the opportunity to give
us their feedback so that we can shape safe, effective services and deliver
If you would like to attend or if you have a question you
would like to put to the Trust’s Board of Directors please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you can’t attend the meeting, or if you are interested
in supporting The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust, then we would encourage you
to become a Member. Membership
is FREE and for more information visit: www.therotherhamft.nhs.uk/members/