Eliminating Mixed Sex Accommodation - Declaration Exercise

Letter to NHS Chief Executives from David Flory CBE, Deputy NHS Chief Executive and Christine Beasley, DBE Chief Nursing Officer.



The NHS Operating Framework for 2011/12 requires all providers of NHS funded care to confirm whether they are compliant with the national definition ‘to eliminate mixed sex accommodation except where it is in the overall best interests of the patient, or reflects their patient choice’.