Dudley MCP welcomes new operational director
Karen Hanson has been appointed operational director for the MCP. Karen will be leading the programme management team as the work gathers pace to establish the MCP.
Karen has worked for The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust for 15 years in various operational management roles and several programme management roles. Most recently Karen has been operational lead for community services at The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust.
Karen said “I am really looking forward to leading the programme management team as we strive to deliver the MCP. The new ways of ways of working will streamline services for patients and provide integrated services in the right place while also removing organisation barriers for staff to provide the very best care. It is an exciting time to be involved with this brand new approach to health care in Dudley.”
“Phil Evans, programme director has been busy establishing a programme team so we can get moving with the clinical pathways which are key to unlocking the potential of the MCP. ”
Harry Turner, chair of the MCP said “It is great to have Karen on board as we move into the next phase of the MCP and her wealth of knowledge of many different sectors and operational management will be a fantastic asset.”