Responses to Francis: changes in board leadership and governance in acute hospitals in England since 2013

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report


  • Naomi Chambers
  • Ruth Thorlby
  • Alan Boyd
  • Nathan Proudlove
  • Hannah Kendrick

Colleges, School and Institutes

External organisations

  • University of Manchester
  • The Nuffield Trust


This report is an output from independent research commissioned and funded by the Department of Health Policy Research Programme (PR-R11-0914-12003 Learning from leadership changes made by boards of hospital NHS trusts and foundation trusts following the Francis Inquiry report June 2015-June 2017).


Original languageEnglish
PublisherThe Department of Health
Commissioning bodyDepartment of Health Policy Research Programme
Number of pages279
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jun 2017


  • NHS boards, governance, leadership, organisation, Francis Inquiry