Hospital trust board meeting

HOSPITAL chiefs will update directors and members of the public of developments and priorities at a board meeting.

Officials on the North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust will get together for the meeting at the University Hospital of Hartlepool at 9am tomorrow.

Trust chief executive Alan Foster and chairman Paul Garvin will each deliver reports. There will also be reports on the trusts performance and standards in a range of areas including efforts to prevent hospital infections like MRSA and C-diff.

Also on the agenda is an update for the trusts Momentum: Pathways to Healthcare Programme, part of which includes a new £300m hospital for the region due to be built at Wynyard.