This has been a short week, returning from holiday on Wednesday after a week away. It turns out that it was hotter here than there! To that end thank you everyone for the great work keeping things going. I know in this country we don’t really do extremes of weather …
The People and Finance Directorates have been working together to improve and automate the process for setting approval levels for EASY and Expenses and for approval levels in I-Procurement.
Sally Johnson, currently Director of Organ Donation and Transplantation (ODT), will become our interim Chief Executive when Ian Trenholm leaves at the end of July to take on his new role as Chief Executive of the Care Quality Commission.
B Positive has been invited to sing at York Minster in a choral celebration to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the NHS tomorrow (Thursday, 5 July).
Deborah Jennings is the Partnership and Engagement Lead in Corporate Continuous Improvement. Here she blogs about a recent visit from the Q Community.
Anna Sidders is a Trial Manager in the Clinical Trials Unit, where she has worked since 2016. She describes how, since its inception 70 years ago, working in the NHS has become a family trait.
Essential maintenance will be conducted by Evolvi from 7pm on Tuesday, 3 July. Evolvi expect our booking system to be available again from 6am on Wednesday morning. Redfern will not be available during this time.
The Director Roadshows are now on so put a date in your calendar now.
We are improving the way you can get things done.