North London Partners in health and care

Areas of work

NCL response to Covid-19

The pandemic poses an unprecedented challenge and we are sharing what NCL, local authorities and our wider partners are doing in response .

We are working collectively to ensure that we continue to provide consistent high quality care to our residents, both those who are unwell with Covid-19 and those who have other health and care needs, go to

Our plan and areas of focus

Our plan has 13 different areas of focus. Each area (or workstream) has a senior responsible officer and a management support lead. The work to deliver the plan is being undertaken by staff working together in a matrix structure across the partnership organisations. Each person is not named below but we acknowledge the work carried out by dedicated staff in each of the 24 partnership organisations. 

Adult Social Care

Ensuring we can meet future demand with the right workforce and care models

Senior responsible officer - Dawn Wakeling (Barnet Council)

Heath and care closer to home

Building health and care services near to where you live

Senior responsible officer - 

Urgent and emergency care

Services you can rely on in an emergency

Senior responsible officer - Sarah Mansuralli (Camden CCG)  

  • Several changes to urgent care are being introduced in London to make it easier and safer for patients to get the right treatment at the right time, while preventing overcrowding in emergency departments, go to: Urgency Emergency Care - NHS 111 First 

Planned Care

Planning and delivering the care you need, when you need it and in the right setting

Senior responsible officer – Marcel Levi (University College London Hospital)

An element of this work includes a review of adult elective orthopaedic services

Mental Health 

Supporting people to stay mentally well and to recover from mental ill health and thrive

Senior responsible officer- Paul Jenkins (Tavistock & Portman) 


Helping people stay healthy and well

Senior responsible officer- Julie Billett (Islington Council) 


Helping people and families survive the impact of cancer

Senior responsible officer- Dr Clare Stephens (Barnet CCG & NCL Cancer Board)  


Giving mothers-to-be more choice and better support

Senior responsible officer- Rachel Lissauer (Haringey CCG) 

Children and Young People

Giving Children and Young People the best start in life

Senior responsible officer- Charlotte Pomery (Haringey CCG) 


Harnessing the power of technology

Senior responsible officer -  David Probert (Moorfields Eye Hospital)

Our digital programme includes the introduction of Health Information Exchange and HealtheIntent to health and care organisations across north central London


Making the best use of the buildings we own and making sure they are fit for purpose

Senior responsible officer- Simon Goodwin (Chief Finance Officer for NCL CCG) 


Supporting our caring and compassionate health and care workforce

Senior responsible officer- Siobhan Harrington (The Whittington NHS Trust)

Provider Productivity

Delivering the best value for money

Senior responsible officer- Tim Jaggard (UCLH)

Further information on each these areas will be added soon