Jane Rintoul

Head of Global Patient Safety Summit and Connecting at the Department of Health (DH). Jane has a long background as a nurse and NHS manager and joined DH in 2000 to lead child health policy. Since becoming a senior civil servant in 2006, Jane has led on a number of key policy and corporate areas and projects.

Connecting grows up

Over the summer, I have been getting to grips with a new role within DH. As I begin to work within the patient safety agenda, I have been reflecting how Connecting is so useful in giving you valuable insights into …

Taking stock...

As we all take stock one year on from Robert Francis’ report, I am reflecting on our Connecting experience so far. When getting Connecting off the ground, we wanted to make sure that people were prepared, supported and challenged with …