Inspirational Women Lecture Series: Prof Jane Cummings CBE
|Starts:||12:30 9 May 2019|
|Ends:||13:30 9 May 2019|
|What is it:||Talk|
|Organiser:||Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health|
The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health is delighted to welcome Professor Jane Cummings CBE, previously Chief Nursing Officer for England, as key note speaker as part of the 'Inspirational Women' lecture series.
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12:30-13:15: Prof Jane Cummings talk
More information about Professor Cummings:
Jane was previously a nurse specialising in emergency care before progressing into general management. She has held a wide variety of clinical and managerial roles including director of commissioning, director of nursing and deputy chief executive. In February 2014, she became the National Lead for Emergency Care.
In 2011, she was appointed to the role of Chief Nurse for the North of England SHA Cluster. The next year she began the full-time position of Chief Nursing Officer for England and was the professional lead for all nurses and midwives in England (with the exception of public health). Jane published the 6Cs (care, compassion, competence, communication, courage and commitment) and Compassion in Practice in December 2012. Jane reitred from the CNO role in December 2018, and was awarded a CBE in the New Year Honours.
Jane is the NHS England national director sponsor for the programme to transform care for people with learning disabilities and chairs the delivery board. She is also the lead national director for maternity.
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