Tosca Fairchild appointed as Assistant Chief Executive Officer

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Tosca Fairchild as the new Assistant Chief Executive Officer at Combined.

Tosca has a wealth of senior experience in corporate  affairs, corporate governance, clinical governance, compliance, risk management, legal services and communications.

Tosca will be joining us from her role as Director of Governance & Communications at University Hospitals of Derby & Burton NHS Foundation Trust.

She previously has held roles at Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Royal Derby Hospital, Worcestershire Acute Hospitals Foundation Trust and Barking and Dagenham Primary Care Trust.

Tosca said: “It is a huge privilege to be appointed Assistant Chief Executive Officer and joining North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare Trust.  I have admired the achievements made by Combined in getting an ‘Outstanding’ CQC rating and will draw upon my experience from UHDB where our strong values and focus on the needs of our patients and staff is always at the heart of decision making to ensure Combined retains and builds on this great achievement. I am profoundly excited by the opportunities ahead for Combined and to have the opportunity to influence system planning.  I look forward to meeting everyone and continuing the excellent work that Combined does for its patients and staff.”

Peter Axon, Chief Executive, said

“We could not be more delighted with Tosca’s appointment.  Her commitment to the Trust values and her outstanding leadership qualities, together with her previous experience, will be a great asset to Combined. I’m sure you will give Tosca a warm welcome when she joins us on 4th November.”