Velindre University NHS Trust - Structured Assessment 2020
This report sets out the findings from the Auditor General’s 2020 structured assessment work at Velindre University NHS Trust. The work has been undertaken to help discharge the Auditor General’s statutory requirement, under section 61 of the Public Audit (Wales) Act 2014, to be satisfied that NHS bodies have made proper arrangements to secure economy, efficiency and effectiveness in their use of resources.
Overall, we found that the Trust continued to operate effectively throughout COVID-19. It is building a strong culture of good governance based on transparency, collaboration and constructive challenge. The Trust adapted its governance, quality, safety and risk management arrangements quickly and continues to identify opportunities to improve.