WINNER: Northumbria Healthcare FT: Freedom to Speak Up - The Northumbria Way

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The trust started by understanding its strategic position in relation to its environment, strategic capability, purpose and culture. The Freedom To Speak Up Guardian then continued the strategic approach with a plan using four lenses of design, experience, variety and discourse.

Read a detailed case study on this project on HSJ Solutions.

Highly commended: Chesterfield Royal Hospital FT: Thank You for Speaking Up


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  • North Manchester General Hospital: Junior Doctors Leaders Group
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  • Sirona Care & Health: Freedom to Speak Up in Community Services
  • South Tees FT: A Shared Vision of Freedom to Speak Up
  • Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Trust: Embedding Freedom to Speak Up Culture