Our Board of Governors
Our Board of Governors determines the strategic direction of the hospital and monitors the delivery of the business plan by the Hospital Executive.
We're committed to the quality of care of patients and strives to continuously improve, while minimising risk and enhancing patient safety. Our people recognise the importance of governance and support the ongoing review of our services in order to keep putting the patient at the heart of everything we do.
We have a commitment and a duty to safeguard vulnerable adults within the organisation and a duty to ensure that there is adequate awareness in relation to safeguarding children and young people, as stipulated in the Care Quality Commission’s Fundamental Standards and Regulation 13.
At Benenden Hospital, we have a culture of continuous improvement and we are committed to providing our patients with the highest quality of care. We've developed a framework of both internal and external mechanisms to deliver this commitment.
By adopting a structured approach to risk assessment not only do we minimise the possibility of accidents happening, we also help prevent and control events that can damage our reputation in the wider community. Find out more about our approach to health and safety.
The Modern Slavery Act 2015 is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. It is designed to tackle slavery in the UK and consolidates previous offences relating to trafficking and slavery. The act extends to England and Wales. Find out about our zero tolerance approach to Modern Slavery.
In accordance with the requirements of the competition and Market Authority Private Healthcare Market investigation Order (2014), we've provided information as a declaration of hospital services provided for Consultants and referring clinicians.