Jane Dawes is our practice manager but also a non clinical partner in the practice with the GPs. Jane has a wealth of NHS experience, having previously worked in Primary Care Trusts, Strategic Health Authorities and other practices in Dorset.
The role of the practice manager is to manage all of the business aspects of the practice such as making sure that the right systems are in place to provide high quality patient care, human resources, finance, patient safety, premises and equipment, information technology and business planning. Jane also supports the GPs and other medical professionals with delivering patient services and also helps to develop extended services to enhance patient care.
IT and Data Quality Manager
Sarah is responsible for all the computer systems we use across all of our sites, alongside the phone system and medical devices used by our clinicians. She also manages the scheduling for our GP's and Nurse Practitioners appointments and their leave and oversees the maintenance of the buildings at both Shaftesbury and Fontmell Magna. She has worked at the practice since 1995 and enjoys the challenges each day brings alongside the many new things to learn.