WORKFORCE: Five director-level appointments have been made to the NHS Commissioning Board’s Wessex local area team.

Board papers for the Southampton, Hampshire, Isle of Wight and Portsmouth primary care trust cluster say that, in addition to Debbie Fleming being appointed area director, the following have been recruited:

  • Jacqueline Cotgrove, Director of Operations and Delivery
  • Sarah Elliott, Director of Nursing
  • Mark Orchard, Director of Finance
  • Stuart Ward, Medical Director
  • Simon Jupp, Director of Commissioning