These fact sheets provide essential briefings on current issues around health and social care in Oxfordshire. For more information, please contact us on 01865 520 520 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Horton Hospital Maternity Unit
This briefing explains the circumstances surrounding the decision by Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust to downgrade the maternity unit at the Horton Hospital, Banbury, from an obstetric-led unit to a midwifery-led unit, on a temporary basis.
NHS England has published information on how it will assess proposals for devolution of NHS England functions and how the devolution agenda links with the sustainability and transformation planning process.
The document below provides a useful framework and guidance for local systems as they develop their devolution proposals. Queries can be directed to england.NHSdevolution@nhs.net