Being open and accountable is very important to the North East Ambulance Service. The Trust has governance arrangements in place to ensure that it complies with relevant legislation, carries out its duties and manages and monitors performance.
We undertook a full review of our committee structures in 2015/16 and continue to reflect on the effectiveness of our committees and groups, enabling us to make amendments to our structures on a timely basis.
Our latest governance structure can be found here.
You can find all of our Board papers and minutes here.
Board Papers and Minutes
NEAS prides itself on consulting our local community and stakeholders ahead of any major decisions.
The North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) undertook an extensive public consultation as part of their plans to become an NHS Foundation Trust. The feedback on that consultation can be found here.
Feedback on Consultation
Communications and Involvement Strategy
We take the responsibility of making sure we are involved with our community very seriously. You can read our Communications and Involvement Strategy here.
Communications and Involvement strategy
Terms of Reference
Here are the terms of reference for our Board committees. These committees report directly into the Board of Directors and provide assurance over key matters. They can also escalate emerging issues for the Board's attention: