Alison Lovatt - Clinical Improvement Network Director

Alison has worked in the NHS for over 30 years. She is a trained Nurse and Midwife.

The vast majority of her career has been spent in senior operational management in both the acute and community settings. More recently, she was the Director of Patient Safety at a large acute Trust.

Alison has studied and worked to address Patient Safety for the last 7years and was the lead for the national Safer Patients’ Initiative, Calderdale and Huddersfield and also the Health Foundation’s Teamwork Solutions to Patient Safety in Maternity.

Alison is a  member of the National Patient Safety First Campaign team.

She is the Improvement Academy’s Clinical Network Director and concentrates on working with frontline teams and implementing Safety Huddles as a means to improve patient safety culture and reduce harm. Alison also supports the Improvement Academy’s 150 Improvement Fellows 

Tel: 01274 283934

Email: alison.lovatt@yhahsn.nhs.uk

Twitter: @AlisonLovatt1