King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust: trust details and documents.

Date authorised

1 December 2006

Regulatory action

NHS Improvement has accepted enforcement undertakings from the trust, under the licence for providers, to ensure that the trust deals with the continuing issues it faces.

11 December 2017: we have imposed an additional licence condition to ensure the trust has the leadership capacity and capability necessary to address its financial issues.

11 December 2017: following the resignation of the trust’s chair, we have required the trust to appoint an interim chair, Ian Smith.

Previous Regulatory Action

NHS Improvement accepted a new set of financial enforcement undertakings under section 106 of the Health and Social Care Act 2012 (‘the Act’) from King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on 6 July 2017. These enforcement undertakings supersede the undertakings that NHS Improvement accepted from the trust on 1 April 2015.

Strategic plan summary

Operational plan

Annual reports



King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill


020 3299 9000


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