She also worked in the NHS Modernisation Agency
and the UK Department of Health focusing on quality improvement and transformation of the delivery of clinical services.
One case is at the Peterborough and Stamford Foundation Hospitals Trust where between 1996 and 2003 the Peterborough Transformation Team ran a series of interdisciplinary reengineering projects the methodology of which was adopted nationally by the then NHS Modernisation Agency
Cooke was awarded a CBE in 2008 for services to nursing and health care and joined the QNI in 2005 after working for the Department of Health and the NHS Modernisation Agency
. During her time in post, Cooke re-introduced the title of 'Queen's Nurse', and conducted its first public campaign in support of community nursing, 'Right Nurse, Right Skills'.
The National Patients Access Team set up a preoperative assessment project (later it became part of the National Theatre Project under the auspices of the Modernisation Agency) to facilitate the expansion and standardisation of pre assessment and to develop good practice guidelines for day, and subsequently inpatient stays (NHS Modernisation Agency
A Department of Health spokeswoman said: 'Over the last few years, the NHS Modernisation Agency
has worked with the NHS to promote and improve day surgery.
It is a quadruple achievement for the university and the city of Coventry because the NILSI was formed after the merger of four groups - NHS University, NHS Modernisation Agency
, NHS Leadership Centre and a new Innovation Centre.
The proposals were outlined by Jo Whitehead, Department of Health head of primary care development, at a conference run by the NHS Modernisation Agency
Professor Mike Bramble has become a clinical lead for the NHS Modernisation Agency
's National Endoscopy Programme.
Minor operations and investigative surgery will be carried out and new staff have been recruited to run the unit, paid for by the NHS Modernisation Agency
The hospitals are among 13 nationwide targeted by the NHS Modernisation Agency
She was head of the NHS Modernisation Agency
before taking over her new job from Sarah Mullally.
The play was written by Polly Wright, director of HEARTH, a centre for health, education and the humanities through the arts, which works with organisations including the NHS Modernisation Agency
, University of Birmingham Medical School, and mental health charities.