NHS Trust

An NHS Trust is a legal entity, set up by order of the Secretary of State under section 25 of, and Schedule 4 to, the National Health Service Act 2006, to provide goods and services for the purposes of the health service.

Description

An NHS Trust is an ORGANISATION.

An NHS Trust is a legal entity, set up by order of the Secretary of State under section 25 of, and Schedule 4 to, the National Health Service Act 2006, to provide goods and services for the purposes of the health service.

NHS Trusts may act as Health Care Providers and provide hospital services, community services and/or other aspects of PATIENT care, such as PATIENT transport facilities.

They may also act as commissioners when sub-contracting PATIENT care SERVICES to other providers of health care.

NHS Improvement  is responsible for overseeing  NHS Trusts.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural NHS Trusts

Where Used

Type Link How used
Supporting Information Activity Location Type Codes references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition Ambulance Service references in description NHS Trust
Data Element CDS COPY RECIPIENT IDENTITY references in description NHS Trust
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 020 - Outpatient CDS references in description NHS Trust
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 021 - Future Outpatient CDS references in description NHS Trust
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 130 - Admitted Patient Care - Finished General Episode CDS references in description NHS Trust
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 190 - Admitted Patient Care - Unfinished General Episode CDS references in description NHS Trust
Data Element COMMISSIONING SERIAL NUMBER references in description NHS Trust
Attribute CRITICAL CARE ADMISSION SOURCE references in description NHS Trust
Data Element CRITICAL CARE ADMISSION SOURCE references in description NHS Trust
Data Element CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DESTINATION references in description NHS Trust
Attribute CRITICAL CARE DISCHARGE DESTINATION references in description NHS Trust
Supporting Information Commissioning Data Set Submission Protocol references in description NHS Trust
Attribute DISCHARGE DESTINATION references in description NHS Trust
Supporting Information Department for Work and Pensions Overseas Healthcare Team references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Diagnostic Imaging Data Set references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Female Genital Mutilation Data Set references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition Health Care Provider references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition Hospital Provider references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition Hospital Site references in description NHS Trust
Attribute NHS CONTINUING HEALTHCARE COMMISSIONED SERVICES INDICATOR references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition NHS Improvement references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition NHS Supply Chain references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition NHS Trust references in description NHS Trust
Supporting Information National Tariff Payment System references in description NHS Trust
Supporting Information Non-contract Activity references in description NHS Trust
Data Element ORGANISATION CODE (CODE OF COMMISSIONER) references in description NHS Trust
Data Element ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (CDS RECIPIENT) references in description NHS Trust
Data Element ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (CODE OF COMMISSIONER) references in description NHS Trust
Data Element ORGANISATION IDENTIFIER (REFERRING) references in description NHS Trust
Supporting Information Organisation Coding Frames references in description NHS Trust
Supporting Information Organisation Site Coding Frames references in description NHS Trust
Class PATIENT ORGANISATION references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Patient Level Information Costing System Acute Data Set - Admitted Patient Care references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Patient Level Information Costing System Acute Data Set - Emergency Care references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Patient Level Information Costing System Acute Data Set - Out-Patient Care references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Patient Level Information Costing System Acute Data Set - Specialist Ward Care references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Patient Level Information Costing System Acute Data Set - Supplementary Information references in description NHS Trust
Data Element REFERRING ORGANISATION CODE references in description NHS Trust
Attribute SOURCE OF ADMISSION references in description NHS Trust
Data Element SOURCE OF ADMISSION CODE (HOSPITAL PROVIDER SPELL) references in description NHS Trust
NHS Business Definition Specialist Community Public Health Nurse: School Nurse references in description NHS Trust
Data Set Systemic Anti-Cancer Therapy Data Set references in description NHS Trust
Attribute WARD SECURITY LEVEL references in description NHS Trust
Data Element WARD SECURITY LEVEL references in description NHS Trust