Professional Nurse Advocate CNO ASC Gold Award Queens Nurse Executive Coach ILM Managing Director Wren Hall Nursing Home
Anita has worked in health and social care for almost 40 years as a Registered Nurse, System Leader and Advocate.
For 34 years, she has led the team at Wren Hall Nursing Home, which is rated outstanding in all five domains by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
Anita is passionate about delivering high-quality care, empowering individuals to live well and nurturing individuals to achieve their aspirations.
Anita is proud to have supported many care assistants to progress professionally: 107 as Registered Nurses, six as Nursing Associates, three as Midwives and one as a Social Worker.
Anita is currently a Board Member of the National Care Association merged with the Registered Nursing Home Association. She has held positions such as Board Member and Fellow for Skills for Care, Governor of an NHS Mental Health Trust and Non-Executive Director of a Primary Care Trust.
Recently, Anita supported the campaign for a Specialist Practice Qualification for Care Home Nursing, believing it important for this area of nursing to be a recognised specialism, and she has worked with the Queens Nursing Institute Reference Group developing and mapping the standards.