Meet the team

On this page you will be introduced to the Kent, Surrey and Sussex (KSS) Quality team. If you would like to contact the team please use the recommended email addresses provided below.

Liz Fidler – Associate Dean – Quality

Liz is responsible for the KSS Quality Team, having an overview how quality is managed and how this fits with the other work of HEE KSS locally and regionally, as well as working with other arm’s length bodies and professional regulators to deliver high-level quality functions.

Email: Liz.Fidler@hee.nhs.uk

Adrian Dessent and Lisa Mallett – Quality Leads Clinical Placements

Adrian and Lisa manage the operational delivery of the KSS Quality Team and associated work in order to implement the Quality Framework within KSS. Adrian is the team’s main link with Higher Education Institutes (HEIs) for non-medical quality management and improvement.  Lisa’s focus is the quality function within Primary Care. 

Email: Adrian.Dessent@hee.nhs.uk
Email: Lisa.Mallett@hee.nhs.uk

Tiffiney Kent and Sarah Stanbridge – Quality Project Officers

Tiffiney and Sarah monitor, analyse and act upon multi-professional quality intelligence, working closely with Higher Education Institutions (HEIs), Medical Schools and Local Education Providers to ensure that the quality of education and training is of the highest standards and that robust quality control mechanisms are in place.

Their roles include setting up, attending and documenting quality interventions and following up on actions. They also aim to develop strong supportive relationships with education providers and act as a source of knowledge and advice for good practice and problem solving.

Email: Tiffiney.Kent@hee.nhs.uk
Email: Sarah.Stanbridge@hee.nhs.uk

Nicola Trower and Sarah Stanbridge – Quality Support Administrators

Nicola and Sarah provide administrative support to the team. This includes day to day team support, coordination of work including the team’s newsletter, disseminating of information, diary management of the Associate Dean and Quality Lead, supporting survey implementation, liaison with stakeholders, and managing databases.

Email: Nicola.Trower@hee.nhs.uk
Email: Sarah.Stanbridge@hee.nhs.uk

Harbans Mattu – Quality Support Officer (Primary Care) 

Harbans manages the GP Supervisor accreditation and renewal process and co-ordinates the approval of Clinical Learning Environments in Primary Care. Harbans also produces reports about General Practice Quality work, and monitors the Care Quality Commission (CQC) data for practices within the KSS region to notify the relevant stakeholders about the potential impact on Primary Care education and training.

Please email PrimaryCare.KSSQuality@hee.nhs.uk for all questions about Primary Care Quality, for example GP Supervisor approvals and reapprovals.