Annual healthcare webinar programme 2021

24-06-2021 15:30

NHS Resolution – improving safety, avoiding harm and reducing claims

Kennedys' UK based healthcare team are delighted to be holding the sixth webinar of our annual 2021 programme.

Guest speaker - Dr Denise Chaffer, Director of Safety and Learning at NHS Resolution

Dr Denise Chaffer is a registered nurse and midwife and currently holds the post of Director of Safety and Learning for the NHS Resolution (formally known as NHSLA).

She holds a PhD in healthcare leadership, a Master’s degree in Management and Social Care, a first degree, plus a Higher Education Teaching qualification.

She is a professional clinical nursing leader with many years’ of board executive experience, has been an executive director of nursing in two Acute Trusts, as well as a director in a PCT commissioning organisation and was previously Director of Nursing for North West London Area Team at NHS England as well as being lead for patient safety across the London Region. She has significant experience of working at international, national and regional level within acute and community settings, nursing, midwifery, education and on major change and reconfiguration initiatives.

She published a book in 2016; ‘Effective Leadership, A Cure for the NHS?’ which draws on the personal experiences of a range senior health care leaders.