Council of Governors
The Trust's Council of Governors is made up of elected members of the Foundation Trust.The council represents patients, members of the public as well as City Hospitals Sunderland staff.
Public constituency - North East
Public constituency - Sunderland
Staff constituency - Clinical class
Staff constituency - Medical and Dental class
Staff constituency - Other class
In addition to the above elected governors, there are 2 additional appointed governors representing key partners:
Councillor Graeme Miller - Cabinet Member with Portfolio for Health and Social Care, representing Sunderland City CouncilVacant - representing Sunderland Clinical Commissioning Group
Public meetings are held approximately every 2-3 months and the dates for 2018 can be found along with papers in the eventscalendar. Members of the public, patients, Foundation Trust members and staff are able to attend these meetings. There will be an opportunity to speak to Governors at the end of the meeting.