Deborah Thompson

Deborah Thompson

Deborah Thompson

Managing Director

NHS Elect, U.K.

Deborah Thompson MSC, Dip N, RN, Dip coaching, Cert Ed is a Managing Director at NHS Elect leading the design and delivery of large scale clinical improvement networks across the UK and beyond. These include, The Ambulatory Emergency Care Network, Acute Frailty Network Specialised Clinical Frailty Network and System Wide Frailty Network. More recently this has expanded to include bespoke programmes of work covering clinical supervision programmes, Net Zero Networks, clinical model co-design with stakeholders etc.

Passionate about improvement and patient centred care, Deborah has over 40 years’ experience as a clinician and leader in the NHS and is also an experienced executive coach. She specialises in experience based design (EBD) and has led the development of EBD methodology and tools to integrate EBD for staff, patients and service users as a pillar of any quality improvement programmes. 

For more information please contact deborah@nhselect.org.uk