Fiona was appointed Chief Operating Officer from 1st August 2015.   She was previously Director of Operations & Performance at Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust, where she was part of the team that collected the HSJ Award for Staff Engagement in November 2013, and one of the executive management team at WWL that received the HSJ Award for ‘Best Provider Trust of the Year’ in November 2014.

Prior to that she was the Deputy Director of Operations, Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust, and the Director of Operations - Diagnostics and Clinical Support Services, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. 

Fiona qualified as a Radiographer and has held a variety of clinical Radiography posts before moving into operational management.  Fiona is responsible for performance and the delivery of clinical services at the Trust.  Fiona is passionate about service improvement, staff development and whole system working to improve patient outcomes and experience. 

Fiona is also a Director of The Christie Clinic LLP and The Christie Pathology Partnership.

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