Marion leads a team supporting general practice teams and other providers in the Network in their provision of good quality, integrated and equitable primary care. The PPD team assists with implementing Health Care Homes, extended primary care teams (including clinical pharmacists), continuous quality improvement and programmes that extend general practice care for patients.
Marion has worked in a range of roles in the health sector, including operational management, strategic planning, and funding roles. Her career started as a radiographer, and her work as an independent consultant covered a wide range of projects including laboratory services, palliative care, mental health, disability services. Marion is skilled in managing strategic change programmes, balancing governance and operational policy with stakeholder expectations. Her work has had a strong focus on quality improvement and innovation, frequently reviewing health services/systems and identifying how these can be improved.