Gill Murphy

Gill Murphy

Deputy Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing Safety, Quality and User Experience
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Gill began her nursing career in Craigavon Hospital in Southern Health & Social Care Trust, Northern Ireland (NI), following completion of nurse training she worked in the West Middlesex Hospital in London, completing the English National Boards Coronary Care Course for nurses, followed by 1 year working as a registered nurse in a range of care settings in Sydney, Australia.

On return to NI, Gill took up various nursing roles in Cardiology in the Belfast Health & Social Care Trust, including Specialist Nurse in Inherited Cardiac Diseases and Ward Sister for more than 10 years in Acute Cardiology Ward. During these years Gill completed a BSc Honours Degree in Professional Development in Nursing

Gill joined Northern Health & Social Care Trust, NI in July 2016 and has worked in the role of Lead Nurse and Clinical Services Manager before taking up the post of Deputy Director of Nursing Safety, Quality and User Experience in 2020.

She provides leadership in relation to Nursing and Midwifery governance, patient safety and user experience.

Gill has completed Institute of Health Improvement, Patient Safety Executive Training in 2014.

Gill is passionate about leading the contribution of nurses in improving outcomes for users of our healthcare services