And the new Walsall Public Governor is...

... Sylvia Bailey!

We are pleased to announce that Sylvia Bailey won the Trust's latest election to become our Walsall Public Governor. For the full results please click here.

Slyvia is passionate about the NHS and healthcare services in Walsall and has dedicated much of her time to making improvements: 

speech marks2 topI have participated in healthcare delivery in Walsall for over 30 years as a Practice Manager,  Walsall Community Health Council Member and Non Executive Director of the former Walsall Health Authority.

I have worked at board level with CEO's, multidisciplinary clinical teams, GP's, Councillors, Childrens' and Adult Mental Health services, shaping  health services whilst keeping the vision, aims, values and culture of the organisations. I follow the NHS governance, constitutional/code of conduct and the Nolan Principles of Public Life. 

Currently a member of  MyNHS Walsall and chair of my Patient Participation Group, I am also a Public and Patient Advisor to The University of Birmingham, contributing to health research for The Black Country Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care.

speech marks2 bottomI am confident I have the time, skills, experience and capabilities and I am looking forward to serving as a public governor for Walsall with the Trust.