Marie Sedgwick RN, RM, MA Management & Leadership

Marie is a dynamic, energetic and experienced senior health care professional with 27 years in the NHS as a nurse, midwife and senior manager prior to becoming an independent management consultant. She has extensive knowledge of patient journeys, NHS systems and processes, gained via a diverse range of health care settings, nationally, regionally and locally.

Marie’s key strengths are in leading and supporting the delivery of organisational objectives, targets and standards through establishing meaningful relationships with staff; supporting and managing performance; project / programme management; clinical service reviews and implementing sustainable service improvement.

Competent at skilfully utilising strong clinical, leadership, influencing, negotiation, coaching and change management skills, Marie holds a successful track record in complex change management, performance management and service redesign.

Marie has held national leadership roles supporting health communities to deliver safer patient care and improved service delivery, with the ability to work seamlessly between strategy and detail. Marie has headed up performance at Sector level, led successful service transformation across health communities, improved productivity and efficiency, implemented new clinical pathways and innovative services; resulting in improved safety and quality of patient care whilst enriching the patient and staff experience.

Marie’s skills also extend to facilitation, event management, document development and submission, policy and clinical protocol development and investigations.

Bringing a strong value based approach to her work, Marie succeeds in delivering what is expected of her and more by building and maintaining effective working relationships with a wide range of clinical, managerial, support staff and community wide groups ensuring wider stakeholder ownership and engagement.

Dedicated to ensuring objectives, standards, initiatives, projects and programmes are delivered to deadlines, Marie is known to leave individuals, organisations and health communities with a strong sense of achievement, an enhanced level of job satisfaction and increased staff capability.