Ron Shields - Chief Executive
Appointed Interim Chief Executive October 2013; substantive appointment March 2014
Ron has a wealth of leadership experience in the NHS with more than 36 years experience in healthcare, including 25 years as a director in acute, community and mental health trusts, 17 of which have been as Chief Executive. His experience includes managing large-scale service redesign and organisational mergers.
Ron works with the Trust Board and clinicians to provide assurance for patients, staff and our regulators about the quality of the services Dorset HealthCare delivers.Members of the Trust Board