Practice Education Quality Assurance

As a Local Education Provider (LEP) the Clinical Education Department within Blackpool Teaching Hospitals ensures that student nurses receive education and training that meets the local, national, and professional standards set by the NMC, HCPC and relevant governing bodies.

Your contribution to our focus groups, surveys and engagement with the Quality Team are vital to our ongoing efforts towards quality improvement.

Our Quality Lead within Clinical Education is Laura Orwin - our Medical Education and Quality Manager supported by our Deputy Quality Manager, Rachel Cowell, who acts on day-to-day operation and reporting for the Programme.

Meet the Team
Laura Orwin, Education & Quality Manager
Rachel Cowell - Deputy Quality Manager
Nieve Higgins, Quality & Engagement Apprentice