School of Community Health and Midwifery
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1987: Sovereign Award of £500 for a piece of comparative research into length of post-operative stay and readmission rates for hip replacements.
National Chairperson RCN Special Interest Group for Day Hospital Nurses. 1994-97
I set up the group and networked throughout UK. Organised 2 national conferences and spoke at RCN ACE conference at Lancaster University.
Facilitated Managing Change in Clinical Practice study day at UCLan 1993.
1992-3 Seconded to NWRHA to teach and facilitate multi-professional
Continuous quality improvement through standard setting, risk management and audit.
2003-2014: Student Manager/ Senior Tutor/Teacher of Health, Social Care and Early Years at Bolton SFC
2000-2003: Teacher of Health, Social Care and Early Years, Physical Education, Food Technology and Biology at Cardinal Newman RC SFC, Preston
1999-2000: PGCE student Edgehill University
1997-1999: Matron/ Manager/ Registration holder Independent Sector Nursing Home
1994-1997: Chorley and South Ribble NHS Trust
Various: Out Patient Medical Record Manager
Acute/rehabilitative Medical Service Manager
Commissioning Nurse for DGH development.
1993-1994: Clinical Nurse Manager Elderly Rehabilitation/Long term Care/ Day hospital Services, South Manchester Hospitals NHS Trust
1989-1993: Clinical Nurse Manager Acute Medicine/Elderly Services, Bolton Hospital NHS Trust
1988-1989 Day Hospital/YDU Manager Blackpool and Fylde NHS Trust
1986-1988 Ward Manager Elderly Orthopaedic/medical Rehabilitation Ward
1983-1986 Staff Nurse Various specialities: Medicine, ENT, Dermatology, and Paediatrics.