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About the Council of Governors

The Council of Governors ensures that the views of members, as well as those of the wider community, are represented appropriately and it has been re-constituted to reflect the wider communities served by the merged Trust.

The Council of Governors is not responsible for the day-to-day management of the Trust, this responsibility remains with The Board. However the Trust Board ensures the Council of Governors is fully engaged in determining the future plans of the Trust.

The Council comprises of 41 members who are either elected by our staff and public members, or selected to represent the views of the specialist fields in which they work.

If you are interested in learning more about Governors or contacting your Governor, you can email uhdb.membership@nhs.net  or call 01332 785440.

Governors meetings

Due to coronavirus our Council of Governors meetings are being held virtually.  If you would like to join the virtual meeting please contact the membership office on uhdb.membership@nhs.net or call 01332 785 440 to register. You will receive instructions to join the meeting via Microsoft Teams.

Upcoming meetings:

  • Tuesday 19 January 2021 | 5pm - 7pm
  • Tuesday 16 March 2021 | 5pm - 7pm

Public Governors 2018/19

The register of public members of the Council of Governors from 1 October 2018 is as follows:

Amber Valley

Dales and South Derbyshire

Derby City

East Staffordshire

Erewash

  • Michael Flude

Lichfield and Tamworth

Staff Governors by hospital site

Royal Derby Hospital

London Road Community Hospital

Queen’s Hospital Burton

  • Susan Williams-Jones

Samuel Johnson and Sir Robert Peel Community Hospitals

  • Joy Stretton

Appointed Governors

Agendas and papers

Due to Coronavirus our Council of Governors meetings are being held virtually.  If you would like to join the virtual meeting please contact the membership office on uhdb.membership@nhs.net or call 01332 785440 to register. You will receive instructions to join the meeting via Microsoft Teams.


Meeting etiquette

  • The public are invited to ask questions relating to matters of business covered on the agenda. For any questions which cannot be responded to at the meeting, a response will be provided as soon as possible afterwards
  • By joining the live meeting you are agreeing not to record the event for personal or commercial use.

Documents