About NHS England and NHS Improvement – Midlands

NHS England and NHS Improvement Midlands is one of seven regional teams that support the commissioning of high quality services and directly commission primary care, public health and specialised services.

The Midlands region senior management team is made up of:

  • Midlands Regional Director: Dale Bywater
  • Chief Nurse: Siobhan Heafield
  • Medical Director and Chief Clinical Information Officer: Dr Nigel Sturrock
  • Director of Workforce and OD: Steve Morrison
  • Director of Performance and Improvement: Jeff Worrall
  • Director of Commissioning: Alison Tonge
  • Interim Finance Director: Mark Mansfield
  • Director of Public Health: Sue Ibbotson
  • Interim Director of Health Education England: Tom Kirkbride and Emma Good