Jan Stevens
Jan Stevens
Chief nursing officer
Wellington Hospital London

Awarded a CBE for nursing and healthcare in 2010, Janice has had an extensive and varied NHS career with roles at all levels of the NHS. Beginning as an A/E nurse and eventually becoming an Executive Director of Nursing In 2005, Janice reported to England’s Chief Nursing Officer at Department of Health, leading and successfully delivering three high profile national programmes - reducing MRSA, C.difficile and elimination of mixed-sex accommodation. In 2012 Janice joined the newly formed Health Education as Managing Director of Health Education West Midlands and then as a national director overseeing the three LETB’s across Midlands and East. She is proud of the work she has championed on widening participation and leading the Come Back Campaign for Nurses. In 2015 Janice was asked to support Barts Health and then Worcestershire Acute as their turnaround CNO. when they were placed in special measures. After a short break in 2018, Janice embarked on a new role as Chief Nurse at the UKs largest and most complex private hospital - The Wellington Hospital where she currently works