WORKFORCE: Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group has appointed a former primary care trust director as its interim accountable officer.

Deborah Fielding’s previous roles include director of strategy at NHS South East Essex and deputy chief executive at NHS Havering.

CCG chair Stephen Rowlands said: “Deborah has extensive knowledge and experience of clinical policy and clinical governance and experience in creating and developing innovative collaboration between organisations and teams. The next eleven months will be extremely demanding and working with Deborah and Wiltshire CCGs Group Directors will see the transition from PCT to CCGs implementation be managed as smoothly as possible”