About NHS FutureFit

NHS Future Fit is about meeting health needs for everyone living and working in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin and mid Wales.

Local patients, doctors, nurses and other health professionals are all working together to improve care at local hospitals using the latest medicines and technologies that will last for many years,

In this section of the site you can find out more about who is leading the programme and the 17 stakeholder organisations represented on the programme board.

There is also an explanation of what has happened so far, what happens next and how to find out more.

A&E department stretched over two sites

A&E department stretched over two sites

‘No change’ is not an option

‘No change’ is not an option

CURRENT SITUATION

CURRENT SITUATION

  • Telford and Wrekin population of 168,000
  • Shropshire population of 306,000
  • Mid Wales (Powys) population using Shropshire and Telford Hospitals of around 50,000
  • 300+ local doctors and nurses are involved in redesigning our local health care services.

    300+ local doctors and nurses are involved in redesigning our local health care services.

    FOUR PRINCIPLES

    Home is normal

    Home is normal

    Empowerment  for patients and clinicians

    Empowerment for patients and clinicians

    Sustainability

    Sustainability

    New ways of working

    New ways of working