Sara Courtney, Interim Chief Nurse
Sara joined the Trust in 2013, as the Associate Director of Nursing & Allied Health Professional for the East Integrated Service Division. In 2015, she became the Acting Director of Nursing and provides professional leadership for nurses and AHPs including professional standards, education and revalidation. Sara was a part of the Royal Navy until 2000 and has since worked for the Ministry of Defence and a non-foundation Trust, leading on new approaches to care pathways and service improvement. Here at Southern Health, Sara also leads on infection control, safer staffing and safeguarding of adults, young people and children.