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Monday 19 August 2019
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People under the care and treatment of Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust can expect to receive a number of standards as part of the Trust's commitments to providing patient centred care at each and every interaction. This includes our attitudes towards equality and diversity and our eight Core Care Standards which aim to increase the quality of our healthcare services and the overall patient experience.

  • Core Care Standards logo Core Care StandardsOur Core Care Standards aim to increase quality and safety and reduce bureaucracy. The standards will enable all areas within our Trust to have a consistent approach to care planning and delivery, whilst recognising the needs and standards of particular services and the people they serve.
  • Vision and values wheel Our ValuesDerbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust's values were launched in May 2012 and have been embedded into the services throughout the Trust. Our values: we put our patients at the centre of everything we do, we focus on our people, we involve our people in making decisions, we deliver excellence.
  • Equality and diversityDerbyshire Healthcare is committed to it's equality and diversity agenda of fairness, personalisation and most importantly improving patients' experiences of care by putting them at the centre of decision making.
  • DHCFT proud to be smoke-free Smoke-free TrustDerbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is currently on a journey to becoming a smoke-free Trust thus providing cleaner and healthier care environments
  • Performance Dashboards Our performanceInformation on how Derbyshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is performing and safe staffing figures.
  • Confidential information Data security and protectionDerbyshire Healthcare is committed to ensuring the confidential information of the people it serves remains safe at all times. Therefore you can be assured that any personal data we hold about you is only shared between those offering care directly to you.
  • Black man speaking to white female clinician Parity of esteemDerbyshire Healthcare is continuing to work with commissioners to ensure parity of esteem for mental health services, is in line with the focus that is given to physical healthcare across Derby and Derbyshire.
  • Hand Wash Infection controlDerbyshire Healthcare has a strong commitment to ensuring we play our part in preventing the spread of infection.
  • Emotional wellbeing - speaking Same sex accommodationEvery patient has the right to receive high quality care that is safe, effective and respects their privacy and dignity when receiving care from Derbyshire Healthcare.