Ellie Monkhouse is the new executive director of nursing
and quality at Northumbria Healthcare
We are calling on the minority of trusts to follow the best practice of their counterparts elsewhere in the region by introducing an executive director of nursing
on to their boards.
Tricia Hart, who is also director of nursing
and patient safety, added it is its "highest priority as an organisation".
The gifts were accepted by George Eliot Trust chief executive Kevin McGee, medical director Andy Arnold and director of nursing
Dawn Wardell, who thanked the group for their efforts.
She was a registered nurse and Director of Nursing
for the Worcester County Sheriff's Office in West Boylston.
She will be joined as a council member by Lord-Lieutenant Dr Ingrid Roscoe and Helen Thomas, executive director of nursing
for the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust.
She held the positions of Deputy Director of Nursing
and Acting Director of Nursing
at two aged care facilities and Nursing Unit Manager.
Mother-of two Pauline Werhun, director of nursing
for Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust, began her career in 1969 as a nurse cadet in the sewing room at the former Hallam Hospital, now Sandwell General, in West Bromwich.
The trust also announced the appointment of Cheryl Etches as director of nursing
When Deveraux, the director of nursing
at United Methodist Home of Enid (Okla.
Over the years, the positions of administrator and director of nursing
(DON) have evolved significantly.