Director of Nursing and Quality
Blackpool CCG and Fylde and Wyre CCG
Jane qualified as a registered nurse in 1990, a midwife in 1992 and a specialist community public health nurse (health visitor) in 2002. Jane is a community practice teacher for post-registration students and an independent non-medical prescriber.
Graduating from the NHS Management Training Scheme in 1996, Jane is currently serving as registrant panel member with the Nursing and Midwifery Council for fitness to practise hearings. She has a special interest in maximising the contribution of nursing, nurses as leaders, public health nursing and professional regulation and discipline.
Jane brings expertise in public health interventions for the population, particularly in the fields of maternity, early years and population screening programmes. She also has a special interest in quality assurance, quality improvement and demonstrating the impact of strategies and interventions.
Jane is technical advisor to the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Public Health Nursing and Midwifery at Public Health England.
Jane volunteers as an Independent Custody Visitor in Cumbria.