Dr Catherine Cale joined Spire Healthcare as Group Medical Director in October 2020. She had a 30-year career in the NHS, including working as a Consultant Paediatric Immunologist and Immunopathologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust. She has held a range of Board and senior leadership positions in the NHS, including Medical Director in three NHS Trusts, and working for the Getting it Right First Time programme. She has also been Deputy Regional Medical Director for NHS Improvement (London Region). She is particularly focused on using quality improvement to learn from excellence and incidents, in order to deliver the best patient care.