The Corporate Affairs Team
Dougy is the senior professional representative of General Practitioners within the YORLMC area. He is responsible for ensuring the work carried out by YORLMC Ltd on behalf of practices, Primary Care Networks and the Integrated Care Systems as they develop are appropriately resourced
Additionally, Dougy is:
- Chair of the GP Defence Fund (GPDF); the GPDF exists to ensure representation, influence and support for Local Medical Committees, GPs and general practice and its purpose is to strengthen the ‘voice’ of LMCs and GPs at a nationally representative level.
- a Trustee of the Cameron Fund which is the medical benevolent charity that provides support solely to GPs in the UK
- a Director of the YORLMC Ltd Board
- previously an elected Member of the GPC
Angela is appointed to work alongside the Chief Executive as a senior Officer of YORLMC Ltd. She is responsible for leading YORLMC organisational change and continuing the development of the Corporate Affairs Team so that it is equipped to deliver services appropriate to the evolving needs of General Practice. An important aspect of Angela’s role is ensuring good working relationship with senior officers of CCGs, NHSE, ICSs, PCNs, GPs and practice teams, maintaining contact with other LMCs to share knowledge and maintain the profile of the organisation and staying in touch with potential regulatory and structural changes in order to set the direction for YORLMC Ltd.
Angela has been involved with YORLMC since 2002 and is a Director of the YORLMC Ltd Board
Belinda is a member of YORLMC’s Board and the Company Secretary. Being responsible for managing all things financial relating to the LMCs and the Company and providing regular reports and forecasts to the Board, Belinda has led the development of the Corporate Affairs Team. This has enabled YORLMC to deliver a growing suite of services designed specifically to meet the needs of constituent GPs and their practice teams.
Belinda also manages the requirements of Limited Company status and Constitutional responsibilities. She works closely with the Associate Chief Executive and Director of Liaison to maintain and develop appropriate services for constituent GPs and their Practices, managing specific projects as they arise.
Dr Brian McGregor is YORLMC’s Medical Secretary and has been involved with YORLMC since 1995. In the late 1990s he was a Board Member of a large successful Multi-Fund Collaboration under GP Fundholding in York, and Cancer Lead for North Yorkshire at the introduction of the 2 week rule system. He subsequently led the development of the first GP commissioning group in York, York Health Group, and sat on its Board, covering all of York. Prior to moving into his current Medical Secretary role, Brian was Vice Chair of YORLMC North Yorkshire and York for 11 years. He was a GPwSI in addiction therapy for 23 years, working in specialist clinics and prisons, and was also a Hospital Practitioner in St James A/E Dept from 1992-1997. In addition to his YORLMC Medical Secretary role Brian works as a salaried GP for 2 days a week, as well as being a GP appraiser and Clinical Lead for York and Scarborough CCG OOH services.
In addition Brian is:
- the elected GPC member for North Yorkshire and Bradford
- Chair, BMA Yorkshire regional council (YRC).
- a Member of the Cameron Fund, which is the medical benevolent charity that provides support solely to GPs in the UK
- Director of the YORLMC Ltd Board
Director of Liaison, YORLMC
In addition to supporting the work of the Associate Chief Executive, Stacey also provides day to day leadership to the Corporate Affairs Team and supports the Board of Directors. Stacey works alongside YORLMC’s speciality leads: Dr. John Bibby, Wellbeing Lead; Dr John Crompton, PCN and System Integration Lead; and Dr. Brian McGregor, Portfolio GP Lead, working to ensure YORLMC continues to provide appropriate and valuable support services to it’s constituents. Stacey had worked in the NHS for 11 years before joining YORLMC in 2015.
Kate works closely with the Bradford & Airedale Branch Officers to plan agendas, produce meeting papers and undertake meeting follow up for the AWC, City and Districts Divisions.
Kate is also a first point of contact for queries relating to Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale & Craven GPs and practice teams.
Simon works closely with the Chairs and Deputy Chairs of the North Yorkshire and Bradford branches of YORLMC to plan agendas, produce meeting papers and co-ordinate their distribution for both branches and for regular liaison meetings with NHS England, CCGs and Local Authorities. Simon also attends and minutes North Yorkshire and Bradford Branch and liaison meetings and undertakes meeting follow up.
Simon is also a first point of contact for queries relating to Bradford and North Yorkshire GPs and practice teams.
Ariana works closely with the North Yorkshire & York Officers to plan agendas, produce meeting papers and co-ordinate their distribution for Division meetings.
Ariana is also a first point of contact for queries relating to North Yorkshire and York GPs and practice teams.
Sandra works closely with the North Yorkshire & York Officers to plan agendas, produce meeting papers and co-ordinate their distribution for Division meetings.
Sandra is also a first point of contact for queries relating to North Yorkshire and York GPs and practice teams.
Nicola is responsible for maintaining the smooth running of business operations. This includes providing dedicated support to the Associate Chief Executive, Medical Secretary and Director of Liaison.