Clinical governance

Nuffield Health clinical governanceOur board's integrated governance committee meets at least four times a year. The committee is responsible for monitoring the effective operation of clinical governance throughout the group and also considers clinical and health-and-safety matters. The group medical director and senior members of staff, with clinical responsibilities, are in attendance at the committee meetings.

All our hospitals and health screening facilities in England are registered with the Care Quality Commission, under the Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2010 and the Care Quality Commission (Registration) Regulations 2009 and comply with the Essential Standards of Quality and Safety 2010.

Our hospital in Glasgow is registered with the Scottish Commission for the Regulation of Care.

Our hospitals and facilities are subject to periodic inspection by the commissions, including unannounced visits. The outcomes of these inspections are published on the commissions websites.

A Registered Charity Number: 205533 (England & Wales), a Charity Registered in Scotland Number: SC041793 and a Company Limited by Guarantee Registered in England Number 576970.