The National Audit of Intermediate Care is overseen by a Steering Group. The Steering Group will be meeting regularly over the course of the audit to discuss the elements of the Audit; covering the organisational level and service user audit. The Steering Group meeting schedule can be found here.

The NAIC Steering Group have the authority to sign off the elements of the audit and the National Report.

You can read more about the NAIC governance via the Steering Group Terms of Reference.


Duncan Forsyth  NAIC Steering Group / Consultant Geriatrician, Addenbrookes Hospital

Duncan Forsyth
NAIC Steering Group / Consultant Geriatrician, Addenbrookes Hospital

Dawne Garrett  Professional Lead - Older People & Dementia, Royal College of Nursing

Dawne Garrett
Professional Lead - Older People & Dementia, Royal College of Nursing

Martin Vernon  Consultant Geriatrician and Clinical Director, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Martin Vernon
Consultant Geriatrician and Clinical Director, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Bie Grobet  ‎Commissioner representative, NHS Corby and Nene CCG’s

Bie Grobet
‎Commissioner representative, NHS Corby and Nene CCG’s

Joanne Crewe  Director of Quality and Governance/Executive Nurse, Harrogate and Rural District CCG

Joanne Crewe
Director of Quality and Governance/Executive Nurse, Harrogate and Rural District CCG

Rachel Power  Chief Executive, Patients Association

Rachel Power
Chief Executive, Patients Association

Shane Breen  AHP Consultant, Public Health Agency

Shane Breen
AHP Consultant, Public Health Agency

Vicky Paynter  Physiotherapist, Bristol Community Health / AGILE National Executive Committee

Vicky Paynter
Physiotherapist, Bristol Community Health / AGILE National Executive Committee

Kath Evans  Community Nurse Lead, NHS England

Kath Evans
Community Nurse Lead, NHS England

Adrian Crook  Associate Director, ADASS

Adrian Crook
Associate Director, ADASS

Cynthia Murphy  Royal College of Occupational Therapists

Cynthia Murphy
Royal College of Occupational Therapists

Lizanne Harland  Head of Contracts, NHS Gloucestershire CCG

Lizanne Harland
Head of Contracts, NHS Gloucestershire CCG

Fiona Kearney  Consultant Geriatrician, British Geriatrics Society

Fiona Kearney
Consultant Geriatrician, British Geriatrics Society

Claire Holditch  ‎Director, NHS Benchmarking Network

Claire Holditch
‎Director, NHS Benchmarking Network

Debbie Hibbert  Programme Manager, NHS Benchmarking Network

Debbie Hibbert
Programme Manager, NHS Benchmarking Network

Lucy Trubacik  Project Manager, NHS Benchmarking Network

Lucy Trubacik
Project Manager, NHS Benchmarking Network

James MacDonald  Project Coordinator, NHS Benchmarking Network

James MacDonald
Project Coordinator, NHS Benchmarking Network