MSc in Healthcare Leadership

After completing my Mary Seacole Leadership Diploma in 2015, I enrolled in the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson MSc in Healthcare Leadership through the NHS Leadership Academy. I met with many inspiring leaders in the NHS – some managers, nurses and other healthcare...

NHS Leadership Academy Award in Leading Care I

Last year I enrolled in the NHS Leadership Academy Mary Seacole programme, run through the Open University. I am please to announce that I have successfully completed the course and was awarded both a Postgraduate Certificate in Healthcare with Merit and the NHS...

EchoCalc Goes Live

EchoCalc is an “App” for smart Phones. The original version was developed last year for the iPhone by a group of doctors and computer programmers in London. It was released at the October 2011 British Society of Echocardiography (BSE) meeting. The first...

CT Angiography Services at Colchester

After receiving intensive training in CT Coronary Angiography at Harefield Hospital, I obtained full accreditation in 2010 (and re-accredited in 2014 & 2017). Initially Colchester Hospital did not have the ability to perform CT Coronary Angiography so I took my...

New Heart Failure Service

Heart failure can be a very serious condition. It has a mortality similar to many cancers. It affects more woman than breast cancer, yet receives little publicity. A recent national audit of heart failure patients discharged from hospitals has shown that there is a...