NHS trusts appointments to be appointed by independent commissionBMJ 2001; 322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.322.7278.70/c (Published 13 January 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:70
- Jones Judy
The NHS Executive in England is setting up an appointments commission as a special health authority within the NHS. The new body will make all appointments of chairpeople and non-executive directors to NHS trusts and primary care trusts, and health authorities, from April this year.
Until now health ministers have made such appointments, leading to criticism that health trusts …