Guys and St Thomas'
Claire is an experienced nurse of over 20 years. She has worked in numerous specialities in the NHS and in different places around the world, from being a repatriation nurse to volunteering in refugee camps and striking up collaborations with nurses in America. More recently, Claire has worked as a Critical Care Outreach Sister since 2011, where her desire for patient safety was ignited. After winning the Kent Surrey and Sussex Patient Safety Prize in 2016 for her work in cardiac arrest and medical emergency teams, Claire went on to complete the Darzi fellowship in April 2019. It was around this time that Claire began working with Patient Safety Learning. In September 2020, Claire began an exciting new role as Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Manager for Guys and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. She spends most of her week in this role while working one day a week for Patient Safety Learning as Associate Director of Patient Safety. Claire's role at Patient Safety Learning includes sourcing content for the hub, Patient Safety Learning’s online platform and community. She also collaborates with health and social care staff, encouraging potential contributors to share their knowledge and experience, helping them to create the content if necessary. RGN, BSc (Hons), PGCert (Darzi)