Heart of England Hospital Trust members are voting this month for the next governors.
When they take up their posts on April 1, they will be responsible for making important decisions about how to improve services and patient care at the trust, which takes in Solihull, Heartlands and Good Hope hospitals.
The Trust has more than 100,000 members, including patients, local residents and staff from Birmingham and the surrounding areas. Those eligible to vote are the members in the constituencies of Birmingham at Large, Birmingham Central, Patient constituency and the staff nursing, midwifery and health care assistant class.
If you are a member of the constituencies involved you will be receiving your ballot paper shortly, the deadline for your vote is Tuesday, March 24.
If you wish to become a Heart of England member or want to know more about how you can make a difference to your local hospital, please contact Sandra White, membership manager, on 0121 424 1218 or email firstname.lastname@example.org