Quality standard

Quality Standards Advisory Committee and NICE project team

Quality Standards Advisory Committee and NICE project team

Quality Standards Advisory Committee


This quality standard has been developed by Quality Standards Advisory Committee 1. Membership of this committee is as follows:

Dr Gita Bhutani
Associate Director for Psychological Professions, Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust

Mrs Jennifer Bostock
Lay member

Dr Helen Bromley
Consultant in Public Health, Cheshire West and Chester Council

Ms Amanda de la Motte
Service Manager/Lead Nurse Hospital Avoidance Team, Central Nottinghamshire Clinical Services

Mr Phillip Dick
Psychiatric Liaison Team Manager, West London Mental Health Trust

Ms Phyllis Dunn
Clinical Lead Nurse, University Hospital of North Staffordshire

Dr Ian Manifold
Head of Measures Development, National Peer Review Programme, NHS England

Mr Gavin Maxwell
Lay member

Ms Teresa Middleton
Deputy Director of Quality, NHS Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group

Mrs Juliette Millard
UK Nursing and Health Professions Adviser, Leonard Cheshire Disability

Miss Sally Oliver
Retired NHS Acute Care Manager

Hazel Trender
Senior Vascular Nurse Specialist, Sheffield Teaching Hospital Trust

Dr Hugo van Woerden
Director of Public Health, NHS Highland

Dr Bee Wee (Chair)
Consultant and Senior Clinical Lecturer in Palliative Medicine, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust and Oxford University

Ms Karen Whitehead
Strategic Lead Health, Families and Partnerships, Bury Council

Ms Alyson Whitmarsh
Programme Head for Clinical Audit, Health and Social Care Information Centre

Ms Jane Worsley
Chief Operating Officer, Options Group, Alcester Heath, Warwickshire

Dr Arnold Zermansky
GP, Leeds

The following specialist members joined the committee to develop this quality standard:

Mrs Elaine Dobson Evans
Lay member

Mr Simon Dwerryhouse
Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mrs Gerri Mortimore
Lead Nurse Specialist Hepatology, Royal Derby Hospital Foundation Trust

Dr Kofi Oppong
Consultant Gastroenterologist, Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Luke Williams
Consultant Gastrointestinal Radiologist, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

NICE project team

Nick Baillie
Associate Director

Karen Slade
Consultant Clinical Adviser

Stephanie Birtles
Technical Adviser

Shaun Rowark
Lead Technical Analyst

Esther Clifford
Programme Manager

Jenny Mills
Project Manager

Jenny Mills and Julia Sus