The Secretary of State for Health has approved the acquisition of Barnet and Chase Farm NHS Hospitals Trust by the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.
Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital and their associated services are now part of the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.
The acquisition brings together the best in healthcare provision from both Barnet and Chase Farm and the Royal Free to ensure patients across all sites have access to world class care and expertise.
Clinical Commissioning Groups across north central London and Hertfordshire are working closely together with the Royal Free Foundation Trust to ensure that the acquisition plans deliver the best benefits for local people.
Further information can be accessed on the Royal Free website.
Information on the transaction can be found on the NHS Trust Development Agency website.