Management and Administration
In August 2014 she became Hospital Director for the Royal South Hants Minor Injury Unit and in March 2016, she became Hospital Director for the Southampton NHS Treatment Centre.
There are approximately 475 employees working across her five sites and Penny’s role is to support the smooth and successful running of all services.
In May 2012 she took up her current role of Operations Manager which now covers 3 sites: St Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre, Havant Diagnostics, Royal South Hants Minor Injury Unit.
Before joining Care UK, Deb managed a GP practice on the Isle of Wight. She has several years’ experience working within both primary and secondary care sectors. She has also worked for financial institutions and the Royal Navy as a Contracts Manager.
In her spare time she likes to dance both ballroom and salsa, and enjoys the occasional jog.
At Care UK, Paul’s role is to manage the Minor Injury Unit at the Royal South Hants Hospital and the Diagnostic Imaging services for Southampton NHS Treatment Centre.
Claire began working in the NHS in 2003. She spent 5 years working with NHS Direct based in Hedge End Southampton. She move to the Minor Injury Unit in 2008, when it was still a walk in centre. Claire was part of the TUPE’d staff in 2014 when Care UK won the contract to continue the service. She began as a receptionist being promoted to reception lead in 2015. Claire was then promoted to Deputy Service Manager in 2016.
Mark joined Care UK in November 2006 and became the Lead Nurse for both the Royal South Hants Minor Injuries Unit and St Marys NHS Treatment Centre Minor Injuries Unit in August 2017.
Mark qualified as a Nurse in 1994 and has a wealth of experience in different fields of nursing including Accident and Emergency, Occupational Health, Infection Control and Minor Injuries. Mark has worked as a Nurse Practitioner and Senior Nurse Practitioner at both sites prior to become the Lead Nurse. Mark is the Safeguarding Lead for both minor injuries units and has a passion for safeguarding and enjoys sharing his knowledge to others in teaching sessions. Mark has completed a masters level programme in advanced nursing and was award a Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Nurse Practitioner in 2015. Mark is also a non-medical prescriber.
When not in the MIU, you can find Mark studying to attain a teaching qualification.
Anne has experience in Neurosurgical nursing, Trauma, intensive care and a variety of surgical wards.
She then worked at a private surgical hospital in Bournemouth as Matron prior to joining Care UK in October 2016.
Deb qualified as a Nurse in 1989 as a registered general nurse. Deb then honed her skills in a diverse range of medical areas such as Urology, she then spent 3 years working in an Army Medical Centre in Germany before returning to the UK.
Further experience has been gained whilst working for 18 years within a GP practice undertaking the roles such as the lead Asthma, Diabetic Nurse and Nurse Manager during this time. Deb then joined CareUK as Nurse Practitioner in 2015 and has progressed to Deputy Lead Nurse at Royal South Hants Minor Injury Unit