Quality and Risk Committee

Chair:
Dr Martin Fairman, Non-Executive Director

Membership:

Non-Executive Director (Chair)
One Non-Executive Director
Director of Nursing and Operations
Deputy Director of Nursing
Deputy Director of Quality, Workforce and Education
Medical Director (Caldicott Guardian, Accountable Officer for Controlled Drugs, Director of Infection, Prevention and Control)
Trust Board Secretary
Deputy Director of Workforce
Heads of Clinical Services
CCG Executive Nurse
Head of Safeguarding
Head of Estates
Senior Clinical Governance manager

Purpose:

The Quality and Risk Committee is established to provide assurance to the board of directors that appropriate and effective governance mechanisms are in place for all aspects of clinical governance and risk including safety of clinical services, patient experience, health outcomes and compliance with national, regional and local requirements.

Frequency of meetings:
Monthly