Annual assurance and other assessments 

This page is updated with information about any other relevant assessments or inspections that we are subject to. You will find links to more information and associated documents.  

Annual assurance results

We are assessed annually by NHS England against a national ‘framework’ of assurance measures. The assurance framework for 2016 – 2017 changed and a joint document from NHS England and NHS Improvement, called Strengthening Financial Performance and Accountability, gives more information of what this means for all NHS organisations. You can see our results from the following links:   

Sefton joint local SEND assessment 2016 

We worked with NHS Southport and Formby CCG and Sefton Council to submit a written statement of action in July 2017 about special educational needs and disability services, known as SEND. This followed an earlier inspection in 2016.