Board Assurance Frameworks – A Simple Rules Guide for the NHS

April 2009

The Board Assurance Framework (BAF) is a key mechanism which boards should be using to reinforce strategic focus and better management of risk. This report describes better practice in BAFs, how boards should be using their BAF and provides case study examples of different BAF formats.

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Dr John Bullivant FCQI CQP

Dr John Bullivant FCQI CQP

Chair, GGI Advisory Group

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