Jackie Bird

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Nurse Board Lay Member

Jackie was appointed as our Board Nurse in January 2019. This role complements her substantive post as Chief Nurse and Executive Director of Quality at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust which she has held since June 2011.

In a previous role, Jackie was awarded a prestigious Florence Nightingale Leadership Scholarship which she used to develop and introduce a ‘Quality Mark’ for patients undergoing chemotherapy. Jackie is also a Director of Nursing representative on Health Education England North Board. A registered nurse and mental health nurse, she holds an honours degree in nursing studies and a Master’s degree in management and leadership.

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