Mental health services must be easily accessible and deliver meaningful outcomes for the person seeking help. This has been a fundamental principle of mine as a learning disability nurse and continues to be true when I moved across into clinical informatics and the development of digital health services.
Jane SmithClinical Lead, NHS Digital
Jane is the clinical lead for NHS 111 online within the Digital Urgent Care team. Jane trained as a learning disability nurse and has worked in the NHS for 36 years, starting out as a frontline nurse before moving into the management of health services. Jane has always had a keen interest in clinical informatics and how digital products can support people’s access to healthcare.