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ⓘ Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust. The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust operates Rotherham General Hospital in South Yorkshire, England. It was previously Rotherham ..




                                     

ⓘ Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust operates Rotherham General Hospital in South Yorkshire, England. It was previously Rotherham General Hospitals NHS Trust before becoming an NHS Foundation Trust in 2005.

The trust was featured in the Gerry Robinson fix the NHS? the open University series of Bi-bi-si have shown on BBC2 from 8 January 2007 to 10 January 2007.

In October 2012, the trust announced that it needed "a small hospital, with substantially fewer beds".

In October 2013, its future independence was called into question. The trust recorded a deficit amounting to 3.5 million pounds in 2012-13, but forecast a surplus of £3.3 m in 2013-14.

The trust was one of the first to abandon the National programme for information technology NPfIT electronic patient records system in 2009 and to adopt its own system, but in November 2013 he announced that he refuses the electronic system of patient records in the Meditech 6.0, produced by us medical information technology, he spent more than £21M-performers, which was aired in 2012, after a "catalogue of failure".