NHS foundation trust bulletin: February 2015

Notices of requirements and events for foundation trust staff.



This newsletter is sent to foundation trust chairs, chief executives, finance, medical and nursing directors, and board secretaries.

Some of the items in this month’s bulletin include:

  • tariff arrangements for 2015/16 activity: 4 March 2015 deadline
  • specialised commissioning baseline clarification for ‘Enhanced Tariff Option’
  • extension to the annual planning timetable
  • technical guidance on applying Monitor’s 2015/16 financial assumptions
  • reminder to prepare your annual governance statement
  • freedom to speak up review: what it means for you
  • quality reports: content and assurance requirements for 2014/15
  • update on private finance initiative (PFI) termination transactions for foundation trust accounting officers
  • managing referral to treatment using independent sector capacity
  • data validation
  • rescheduling cancelled operations
Published 25 February 2015