Trust appoints interim boss

David Holden, interim director at UHMBT.
David Holden, interim director at UHMBT.

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) has appointed a new Interim Director of Governance, to review and continue to strengthen the role governance plays across the trust.

Jackie Daniel, Chief Executive, UHMBT, said: “Excellent governance is essential to ensure we offer the highest standards of safety and quality to patients across our hospitals. To help us with this, I am pleased to announce that David Holden has joined the trust as Interim Director of Governance.”

Mr Holden has worked in the health sector for more than 28 years, much of this time in the NHS and at board level.

Within the trust he is the executive director responsible for clinical and corporate governance which includes areas such as clinical audit and PALS and complaints.