...Ed Macalister-SmithEd Macalister-Smith has been Chief Executive at the NOC for the past 5 years.He
provides operational and strategic leadership for the Trust.He
has also supported system changes to NHS services in Oxfordshire, most recently by facilitating a whole-system clinical and managerial meeting to re-shape the care-of-the-elderly services. Ed
also chairs the Oxfordshire Information and Communications Technology Management Board comprising all the NHS organisations in Oxfordshire together with Oxfordshire Social and Community Services, which takes the lead on planning for the roll-out of the national Connecting for Health programme in Oxfordshire.Ed also chairs the Workforce Committee of the South Central Strategic Health Authority, which provides strategic leadership for the workforce and training agenda across the South Central area, and manages a budget of £100m+ in support of these programmes in.Before working at the NOC, he was Director of Strategy for Berkshire Health Authority, and Assistant Director of Primary Care at Wiltshire Health Authority.