Claire Henry MBE RGN BSc (Hons) PGDip NLP Master Practitioner

Associate Facilitator

Claire Henry MBE RGN BSc(hons) PGDip NLP Master Practitioner - Associate FacilitatorClaire has worked in healthcare for over 30 years predominately in palliative and end of life care covering clinical, managerial, and quality improvement roles within the NHS and 3rd sector. She has led national implementation and improvement programmes alongside an independent review ‘National Choice offer for end-of-life care’.

Claire has been actively involved in leading national quality improvement programmes and community engagement and developments nationally including Dying Matters which she led for 3 years. She was also co- founder of the National Lung Cancer Forum for Nurses.

In 2013 Claire was awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for her services to improving end-of-life care and in the same year received a lifetime achievement award from the International Journal of Palliative Nursing.

More recently Claire has been working independently supporting health and social care organisations in a variety of aspects relating to quality improvement, coaching, mentoring, palliative and end of life care, alongside being a Visiting Researcher University of Cambridge Palliative and End of Life Care research group and Visiting Fellow at the Open University.