Jargon buster

Our jargon buster explains some of the common acronyms and terms which governors may come across in their role.

They have been sourced from our GovernWell training and council of governors’ papers. If you would like to suggest any others to include please contact the governor team.

Download the jargon buster


A most helpful document for anyone new into the world of health and social care at least as a starting point of knowledge.

Pauline Mountain MBE    Carer govermor, LINCOLNSHIRE PARTNERSHIP NHS TRUST