Integrated healthcare expert and respected academic, Dr Jonathan Shapiro, has joined the Transforming Cancer and End of Life Care Programme as Macmillan Director of Clinical Engagement.
Dr Shapiro brings a wealth of experience to the role and says he is excited by the challenge and motivated by improving patients' experience.
Cannock Chase, Stafford and Surrounds, Stoke-on-Trent and North Staffs CCGs are working with Macmillan Cancer Support and NHS England to improve the experience of patients with cancer and end of life conditions in Staffordshire.
It is the first programme of its scale for cancer and end of life care and has been announced as one of only 14 national NHS pioneer sites for integrated care nationally.
For further details about Dr Shapiro's appointment.
For more information about the Transforming Cancer and End of Life Programme in Staffordshire, visit www.staffordshirecancerandeol.com.