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.

Our clinical divisions

Urgent Care, Planned Care and Allied Critical Services
This division is responsible for:

  • Acute and emergency care
  • Dental
  • Pharmacy
  • Planned surgery, ophthalmology and optometry
  • Post-acute, planned medicine and outpatients
  • Theatres and anaesthetics
  • Therapy, rehabilitation and allied clinical services
  • Women’s health

Networked Care
This division is responsible for:

  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular sciences
  • Critical care, radiology and MEP (medical engineering and physics)
  • Haematology and precision medicine
  • Liver and renal
  • Neurosciences
  • Variety Children’s Hospital and paediatric board

PRUH and South Sites
This division is responsible for most services at Princess Royal University Hospital, Orpington Hospital, Beckenham Beacon and Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup; including:

  • Acute and emergency
  • Post-acute medicine
  • Surgery and theatres
  • Women’s and children’s, critical care, precision medicine and clinical support services

Our corporate teams

  • Capital, Estates and Facilities
  • Corporate Medical
  • Corporate Nursing
  • Corporate Operations
  • Finance
  • Strategic Development
  • Transformation and ICT
  • Workforce Development