²gether NHS Foundation Trust has announced the appointment of Trish Jay as Director of Quality and Performance.
Trish is a Registered Nurse and has worked in a wide range of clinical, managerial and director positions over the past 30 years. She has worked in NHS Gloucestershire as Acting Director of Care Services and more recently as Managing Director of NHS Herefordshire’s provider services.
As Director of Quality and Performance, Trish will join the Trust’s Board as an Executive Director. She will provide proactive professional leadership at Board level for nursing, allied health professionals and social care. She will also make sure that ²gether maintains the standards required for Care Quality Commission registration and will lead the Trust’s Quality Accounts, focusing on patient outcomes, safety and experience.
Shaun Clee, Chief Executive of ²gether, said: “I am delighted that Trish is joining us. Her expertise, knowledge and leadership qualities will help us deliver further improvements for service users, carers and their families.
Trish said: “This is an exciting opportunity. I’m looking forward to working with all colleagues to build on the significant progress that has already taken place across Gloucestershire and Herefordshire to make sure we continue improvements and provide high quality, local services for our communities.”