How we are organised

King’s is one of the country's leading NHS Foundation Trusts. We are a provider of local services, a centre for specialist care and a world-class teaching hospital. We are one of four partners in the Academic Health Science Centre, King’s Health Partners, that collaborates on world-class research, driving our vision to become the best medical research campus in Europe.

Our structure

Key people in our organisation

View the Who's Who to see a more detailed view of our organisation.

Clinical divisions

We provide general and specialist services to patients in South London and also co-ordinate or are a part of various regional centres for trauma, breast screening, diabetes, cystic fibrosis, stroke, liver and many more.

The Director of Operations oversees the hospital’s many clinical services, which are categorised under the following six clinical divisions:

  • Ambulatory Services & Local Networks
  • Critical Care, Theatres & Diagnostics
  • Liver, Renal & Surgery
  • Networked Services
  • Trauma, Emergency & Acute Medicine
  • Women's and Children's

Our directorates (non-clinical areas)

  • Corporate Affairs
  • Capital, Estates & Facilities
  • Finance and Information Services
  • Human Resources (Workforce Development)
  • Executive Nursing
  • Operations
  • Strategic Development
  • Research & Development