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One vision, one team

I was delighted to attend a workshop yesterday with frontline colleagues from across health and social care in Surrey, who together, have been co-designing changes to our Integrated Care Bureau (ICB).

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Turning ideas into improvements

This week I wanted to focus my message on some of the fantastic work being undertaken through the Darzi Fellowship Programme.

Darzi ‘Fellows’ are clinicians at the start of their leadership journey and have been involved in leading major service improvements in London; last year for the first time, the programme moved to Kent, Surrey and Sussex.

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Achieving a healthy balance

As we approach the middle of March and draw closer to year end, I particularly wanted to focus today’s message on how we’re doing and where we need to focus over the next few weeks.

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Each week Suzanne Rankin, our Chief Executive, sends a message to staff about events at the hospitals, special achievements, and plans for the future.

We shall be adding them to this section as well as including them on our Twitter and Facebook pages.

From time to time, we shall ask other members of the Trust Board and clinical team to give their perspective on the week in our hospitals.


About Suzanne

Suzanne was announced as the new Chief Executive in June 2014.

Suzanne began her nursing and management career with the Royal Navy, including deployment during the 1990 Gulf War; a spell as Senior Nursing Officer at NATO Headquarters in Lisbon; and Nursing Officer in charge of the 56-bed Trauma and Orthopaedic Unit at the former Royal Hospital Haslar in Gosport, Hampshire.

Past Messages