Jo joined Ramsay Health Care UK in November 2022 as Chief Clinical and Quality Officer, responsible for the leadership and strategic direction for clinical services in Ramsay Health Care UK. Jo is also the Caldicott Guardian.
Prior to her appointment, Jo was Chief Nurse at NHS Digital with extensive knowledge of EPR systems and clinical pathway design. In this role, Jo has provided expert nursing leadership and clinical expertise as part of a multi-professional senior leadership. She has been responsible for Clinical Governance and operational management of teams across a breadth of services and specialty programmes, while working in partnership with both the Nursing and Transformation Directorates at NHS England.
Jo is a registered nurse with a varied clinical background. She worked in neurosciences (including neurosurgery and critical care) and as a Pain Nurse Specialist in acute hospitals. She has held senior roles in clinical governance, as a clinical educator and in technology, working for much of her career in the NHS (spending several years at Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust), as well as in the independent sector at Nuffield Health. Jo is a Caldicott Guardian and has chaired national and regional clinical networks.
Jo has a master’s degree in Healthcare Leadership and is passionate about developing people and supporting professional practice. She has significant skill as a mentor and coach, and experience in developing organisations and leading transformation.
Leadership and excellence in delivering high quality clinical services should be expected when you choose one of our hospitals. We are constantly auditing and reviewing your clinical practice to ensure we can provide the very best clinical outcomes.
All staff are rigorously assessed prior to joining us and we ensure they have the very best experience and training. All staff are trained to deliver the highest possible standards of care and many of our consultants have existing NHS contracts and are only appointed after through vetting by a group of their peers as well as hospital management.
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Ramsay Health Care have built a high reputation for standards of quality care, we aim for continuous quality improvement in everything we do.
All Ramsay Health Care Hospitals are audited by the Care Quality Commission.
The Care Quality Commission take responsibility for the registration and inspection of private and voluntary healthcare establishments, including independent hospitals. See all of our CQC ratings:
Ramsay Health Care UK pride themselves in delivering high quality healthcare and have received the following industry awards as recognition in the past few years: