Details of contents and assurance requirements for NHS foundation trusts preparing their 2015/16 quality reports.
NHS foundation trusts must include a report on the quality of care they provide in their annual report to improve public accountability.
Detailed requirements for quality reports 2015/16:
Describes the detailed requirements for NHS foundation trusts submitting their quality reports.
Detailed guidance for external assurance on quality reports 2015/16:
Explains how NHS foundation trusts and their auditors should carry out checks on the quality reports.
The requirements for foundation trusts’ 2015/16 quality reports were updated following our consultation which asked for feedback on the proposals.