Caroline Trevithick has worked as a registered nurse for the last 30 years. Her experience includes caring for patients in acute hospitals and community settings and has been working in commissioning organisations since 2009. In the past she has also worked for the Department of Health and the Strategic Health Authority, leading on the reduction of healthcare associated infections and the implementation of clinical governance frameworks in NHS Trusts.
Caroline worked for West Leicestershire CCG since its inception in shadow form in 2012 and has been responsible for improving the quality of provider services across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Her work in the CCG has enabled her to ensure that continuous quality improvement stays at the forefront of the organisation but has also given her the opportunity to develop the nursing agenda within the organisation and across LLR.
In her time with West Leicestershire CCG she led on end of life, community hospital redesign, medicine’s optimisation and other clinical issues. Since 2017, Caroline was Deputy Managing Director for the CCG. In 2020 she was appointed as LLR CCGs’ Executive Director of Nursing and Quality.