2 North Regional TeamRichard Barker Regional DirectorHelen Dowdy Head of Intervention & SupportSally Baines Regional Director of HR & ODJulia Hickling Regional Director for P&IDamian Riley Regional Medical DirectorGill Harris Regional Director of NursingTim SavageRegional Finance DirectorJon Develing Regional Director of Ops and DeliveryJulie Higgins Regional Commissioning DirectorEmbedded teams. Also report to relevant National Director
3 Medical Directorate – Mike Bewick providing regional clinical leadership for domains 1-3 of the NHS Outcomes Framework;supporting the regional and area teams to provide clinical input to direct commissioning and CCG oversight;supporting the Medical Director to undertake the statutory Responsible Officer (RO) role in the Region and for medical staff employed by the regional team;providing professional and clinical leadership including: across the AT medical director network;establishing, developing and managing clinical senates and clinical networks;providing and quality assuring clinical advice; andaddressing professional performance issues (responding to service failure, complaints, untoward incidents and poor performance in primary care).Nursing Directorate – Gill Harrisproviding regional clinical leadership for domains 4 and 5 of the NHS Outcomes Framework;providing professional leadership for nursing and midwifery within the health and social care systemsupporting regional and area teams to provide nursing input to direct commissioning and CCGs oversight;leading assurance of quality and safety including:convening risk summits where appropriate;through reconfigurations, including working with LETBs on workforce planning; andoversight of serious incident reporting and learning.lead on patient and public involvement, acting as champion for patients and their interests and involving the public and patients in the work of the NHS England.Commissioning Directorate – Julie Higginslead Direct Commissioning for the Region, including identifying needs, contracting, development, assurance and intervention for numerous services including NHS primary medical care services, specialist services, Public Health services (screening), military health services, offender health services, dentists, optometrists and pharmacies.Operations and Delivery Directorate – Jon DevelingStrategically leading, supporting and holding to account CCGs in their commissioning of high-quality, safe, patient and client-centred services within the framework of the NHS England’s single operating model;Setting and implementing the planning framework for CCGs, ensuring agreed Mandate priorities are planned for, and delivered;Implementing and leading an effective emergency planning and resilience system for the NHS in the Region;leading in managing national predictable events (i.e. ‘Winter’) and other less predictable events such as industrial action;co-ordinate single, coherent relationships with all key external stakeholders.
4 Finance Directorate – Tim Savage providing strategic financial leadership for NHS England across the Region, including co-ordination and oversight of area teams;designing and implementing a clear financial strategy for the Region consistent with the NHS England’s clinical strategy, investment priorities and resource assumptions – covering £5-6bn of direct commissioning funding and £15bn+ allocated to CCGs;assuring and supporting the effective financial performance of CCGsoverseeing and assuring the financial planning and re-design of services, particularly large scale and complex service reconfigurations, working in partnership with CCGs, HWBs, area teams, NTDA and other stakeholders;Patients and Information – Julia HicklingAssure / support local commissioners and directly commissioned providers;Excellence in use of data, intelligence and transparencyPutting patient and public voice and insight at the heart of service deliveryMaking best use of technology to improve customer service and outcomesImproving local communications between the NHS and communities we serveChampions / ambassadors for national programmes – extension of the national team;Potential to lead on key strategic programmes / functions.Human Resources and Organisational Development– Sally BainesStrategic HR&OD support to Regional and Area TeamsImplementation and management of outsourced operational HR services for the RegionTo ensure NHS England (North) meets employment related statutory, regulatory and NHS requirementsLeaders / ambassadors of national HR & OD programmes – extension of the national HR&OD teamIntervention and Support & Business Office Teams – Helen DowdyI&S - small team to provide flexible resource during the early part of NHS England’s operations. Also supports matrix working and coherent delivery across the regional teams and the area teams, in line with the single operating model.Business Office - small team to support the RD in leading and organising NHS England across the region, liaising with key external stakeholders, and supporting key briefing and (internal) communications requirements.
6 YORSHIRE & THE HUMBER Director of Commissioning Operations (Yorkshire and the Humber)Moira DummaDirector of Nursing and QualityMargaret KitchingMedical DirectorDavid BlackPaul TwomeyDirector of FinanceJon SwiftLocality Director(West Yorkshire)Brian HughesLocality Director(North Yorkshire & The Humber)Julie WarrenLocality Director(South Yorkshire)Alison Knowles
8 Director of Nursing and Quality Margaret KitchingDeputy Director of Nursing Carole LavelleDeputy Director of NursingGeraldine SandsDeputy Director of NursingZena RobertsonDeputy Director of NursingJulie Finch
9 Head of Co-Commissioning Head of Ops and Delivery Locality Director(West Yorkshire)Brian HughesHead of EPRRAdam BlandHead of Co-CommissioningKathryn HilliamHead of Ops and DeliveryLou Auger
10 Locality Director (South Yorkshire) Alison KnowlesHead of Health and JusticeChristopher JewesburyHead of Co-CommissioningEmma WilsonHead of Co-CommissioningKaren CurranHead of Ops and DeliveryKatrina Boffey
11 Head of Co-Commissioning (1 WTE x Band 8d) Emma Wilson Screening & Immunisation LeadScreening & Immunisation ManagerPublic Health NurseScreening & Immunisation Co-ordinatorPublic Health Nurse
12 Locality Director (North Yorkshire & the Humber) Julie WarrenHead of Co-CommissioningGeoff DayHead of Ops and DeliveryMark JanvierARMED FORCESManagerJim Khambatta