NHS Somerset is the organisation responsible for commissioning high quality health services to meet the needs of the population of Somerset, working with partner organisations, patients, clinicians, providers, third sector organisations, local authorities and the voluntary sector.
Commissioning is the process through which we assess the health needs of Somerset, secure best value and deliver improvements in health and care services to meet local needs.
NHS Somerset's Board
The NHS Somerset Board
is responsible for setting the overall policy and strategy for the Trust, for monitoring performance and maintaining the highest standards of public accountability.
NHS Somerset's Management Structure
NHS Somerset's Directorates
NHS Somerset's Management Structure is made up of the following Directorates: