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Our people: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement

Oxford AHSN Directors and Board members are listed first. Scroll down or click through to the next pages for other members of the Oxford AHSN team. Alternatively, you can refine your search by using the specialties listed below.

Katherine Edwards

Katherine leads on Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement at the Oxford AHSN, running a large number of quality improvement projects across the region, and contributing to national patient safety programmes. Katherine has over 20 years’ experience working in the NHS and healthcare, starting her career in midwifery and progressing through clinical management of wards and […]

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement
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Steve McManus

Steve is Chief Executive of the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, a post he has held since January 2017. Steve’s NHS career dates back more than 30 years. He began training as a nurse in 1987 and has gone on to hold a number of senior roles. He chairs the Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement […]

Specialties: Oxford AHSN Board Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement

Fran Butler

Fran has worked in a variety of roles within the NHS including in public health, as GP practice manager and, most recently, as Dementia Clinical Network Manager for the Oxford AHSN. In this latter role she managed a number of projects including improving services for people with young onset dementia, and best practice networks for […]

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement

Alice Dean

Alice joined the Oxford AHSN in July 2019. She has more than ten years’ experience as an executive assistant working at board and director level in the NHS, higher education and publishing.

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement
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Geri Briggs

Geri has over 30 years’ experience as a therapeutic radiographer, working clinically in both planning and treatment, in service management and quality management. She has been involved in national initiatives to improve patient safety in radiotherapy.

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement

Eileen Dudley

Eileen leads on the Maternity and Neonatal Safety Improvement Programme and continues to practise clinically as a midwife. Eileen has held various NHS positions including operational, supervision and quality improvement roles. She is project lead for the award-winning intelligent intermittent auscultation in labour programme.

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement

Hayley Trueman

Hayley joined the Oxford AHSN in 2021. She is a mental health nurse and had experience working in acute inpatient care and treatment-resistant depression before becoming a safety and quality improvement lead across mental health and community health services. Hayley is a graduate of the Oxford AHSN Masters programme in partnership with the University of […]

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement

Jon Vollam

Jon leads the deterioration programme. He joined the Oxford AHSN in 2021. Jon is an intensive care nurse by background. He has extensive experience in the Royal Air Force Medical Services where he held a variety of clinical leadership, assurance and policy development roles. Jon has a professional interest in human factors and ergonomics.

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement
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Rebecca Monk

Rebecca joined the Oxford AHSN in August 2022. She has over ten years’ experience in mental health and talking therapies services.  She is a psychological wellbeing practitioner (PWP) with a keen interest in improving patient outcomes. Rebecca has worked in primary care on depression and anxiety, progressing to clinical leadership roles.

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement

Ineke Wolsey

Ineke has worked across the commercial sector and the NHS in mental health and organisational development for many years. She has worked for big blue chip companies such as Motorola and Hewlett Packard in international roles but returned to the NHS in 2010. In her current role as Anxiety and Depression Network Manager Ineke brings […]

Specialties: Patient Safety and Clinical Improvement
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