Dan Poulter MP Pays Us A Visit
Dan Poulter visited us last Thursday to
see for himself the great work going on at the Children's Hospital
and Saint Mary's.
Dr Dan Poulter is MP for Central Suffolk and North. He has
previously worked as an NHS hospital doctor specialising primarily
in obstetrics, gynaecology and women's health.
In September 2012 Dr Poulter joined the Government as a Minister
(Parliamentary Under Secretary of State) for Health. His
responsibilities include women and children's health, nursing and
Following the visit Dr Poulter commented: "The Royal Manchester
Children's Hospital has the largest paediatric intensive care unit
in the UK and I have seen first hand the dedication of the staff
and the high quality care they give their young patients.
"Saint Mary's Hospital is a fantastic example of how mums-to-be and
new mums in Manchester can receive antenatal, neonatal and
midwifery-led care all under one roof."
(Pictured from left to right: Naomi Davis, Associate Clinical
Head of Division and Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon;
Alwyn Hughes, Divisional Director, Royal Manchester Children's
Hospital; Dan Poulter, MP; Gill Heaton, Chief Nurse/Director of