Guidance

Special measures: a guide for NHS trusts and foundation trusts

Describes how the special measures programme for NHS trusts and foundation trusts works.

Documents

Detail

This guide for NHS trusts and foundation trusts, written by the Care Quality Commission, Monitor and the NHS Trust Development Authority, explains:

  • why trusts are placed in special measures
  • what happens to trusts in special measures
  • the roles and responsibilities of the organisations involved
  • when and how trusts leave special measures

See also: Special measures: a guide for patients