Associate Director of Programme Management and Trustwide QI Programme Lead
Central and North West London (CNWL) NHS Foundation TrustEngland - London (North, East and Essex)
Alison Butler, BSc (Hons) is a podiatrist by background with a 30 year career in the NHS as a clinician, a manager of community and in-patient services, and as a commissioner of NHS, local authority and third sector services.
She joined Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust (CNWL) in 2011, leading a team to develop trustwide redesign and transformation programmes to improve services and patient safety. In November 2017 she began the role of Trustwide QI Programme Lead, leading the development of CNWL’s Quality Improvement Programme in partnership with the Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHI). She has been trained by IHI in the science of improvement, and is an Improvement Coach.
She has a particular interest in supporting staff on their QI journey and involving service users and carers in QI projects.