Research and analysis

Supporting the role of the medical director

Report on the medical director role in the NHS, including the demands of the role, the support available and the additional support needed.

Applies to England



Monitor and the NHS Trust Development Authority surveyed medical directors in the NHS from December 2013 to January 2014 to find out about the demands of the role in today’s NHS, the structural and learning support available and what additional support they would find helpful.

This is a report of the survey’s findings.

Published 8 May 2014