WORKFORCE: Sally Napper has been appointed director of nursing at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals Trust. She is currently chief nurse and chief operating officer at Bradford Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust.

Interim chief executive Stephen Eames said: “We are delighted that we have been able to appoint a very capable and experienced director of nursing to the trust. Sally has a proven track record of improving services and patient experience. I look forward to working together on driving quality of care and services forward during this pivotal time for local healthcare.”