Carol Platt is the Service Improvement Lead in the Transformation Team at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust. She has worked for the NHS for over 38 years, starting her career at Alder Hey & later moving to Whiston Hospital undertaking management of clinical administrative teams and Medical Records management.
In 2004 she returned to Alder Hey as a Service Manager in the Surgical Division. During this time, the Trust underwent a major service improvement programme where she led on key improvement changes subsequently being appointed as Programme Manager. Carol’s improvement specialist skills are in lean methodology and has undertaken Cardiff LERC accredited training. Her current focus is working closely with the Children’s Health Park Team on preparation for the move into the new hospital in September 2015.