Equality, Diversity & Inclusion
St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is committed to the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion. All staff, patients and visitors to the Trust can expect to be treated with dignity and respect and we will not tolerate any form of harassment, discrimination or victimisation. The Trust promotes equality of opportunity and strives to ensure that everyone's needs are met.

The Trust has a set of equality information initiatives that demonstrates our commitment to promoting equality of opportunity and tackling discrimination in access to health services, and in the way our staff are treated.

Statutory Reports:
Workforce Race Equality Standard
NHS England have introduced the Workforce Race Equality Standard 'WRES' and this baseline report provides Trust data against the nine indicators.

Please click here to view the 2015 report
Please click here to view the 2017 report
Please click here to view the 2018 report
Please click here to view the 2019 report
Please click here to view the 2020 report


Workforce Disability Equality Standard Reports

NHS England have introduced the Workforce Disability Equality Standard 'WDES' and this baseline report provides Trust data against the ten indicators.

Please click here to view the 2019 report
Please click here to view the 2020 report


Public Sector Equality Duty – Workforce Report
Please click here to view the 2020 report


Gender Pay Gap Reports
Please click here to view the Trust Gender Pay Gap Report 2019
Please click here to view the Lead Employer Gender Pay Gap Report 2019


Patients are eligible for free NHS treatment at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching hospitals NHS Trust if they are: Ordinarily resident in the UK or: Overseas visitors, but entitled to free NHS services under the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) Regulations

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