Recovery Support Programme

The national Recovery Support Programme (RSP), provided to all trusts and integrated care boards (ICBs) in segment 4 of the NHS Oversight Framework 2022/23 was launched on 13 July 2021. The RSP is supported by the RSP guidance which can be found in paragraph 6 and Annex A of the NHS Oversight Framework 2022/23 guidance.

The ICBs and trusts in NHS Oversight Framework segmentation 4 and the RSP are listed by region below:

Trusts in the Recovery Support Programme:

Region Trust name Entry date
East of England East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust
(Previously Quality Special Measures)
13 July 2021
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
(Previously Quality Special Measures)
13 July 2021
London Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
(Previously Financial Special Measures)
13 July 2021
The Hillingdon Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 13 July 2021
Midlands Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
(Previously Quality Special Measures)
13 July 2021
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
(Previously Financial Special Measures)
13 July 2021
Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust 14 September 2021
North East and Yorkshire Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust
(Previously Quality and Financial Special Measures)
13 July 2021
North West University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust 13 July 2021
Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 22 October 2021
Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust 8 November 2022
South East

East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
(Previously Financial Special Measures)
13 July 2021
Medway NHS Foundation Trust 13 July 2021
South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust 14 June 2022
South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust 27 September 2022
South West


University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust 13 July 2021
Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust 22 November 2022
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust 22 November 2022

ICB’s in the Recovery Support Programme

Region ICB Entry date
East of England Norfolk and Waveney ICB 13 July 2021
Midlands Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin ICB 13 July 2021
Lincolnshire ICB 13 July 2021
South West Devon ICB 13 July 2021