Currently head of risk management and education consultancy at Medical Protection, Julie Price has over 20 years’ experience working for medical defence organisations within the risk management field. These are roles she has fulfilled following a number of years’ experience in the health service, working across primary and secondary care for both the NHS and private sectors.
Today, her job sees her responsible for leading and overseeing the development, design and effective delivery of clinical risk management programmes for various UK and International healthcare organisations on behalf of MPS Educational Services. These programmes include clinical risk assessment for primary care organisations, online risk assessments and risk management workshops.
A well-respected expert in her field, Julie is regularly invited to present at conferences and training events across the country and has had extensive works published in the fields of risk management and patient safety.
Julie identified both keeping abreast of legislative and regulatory changes, and continuing the provision of quality care for patients amongst the ever-changing structure of general practice when asked the key challenges faced within her role.