The Management team comprises the practice managers of each of our member practices. Each manager works within one directorate to enable specialism and facilitate smarter working.      

Carol Bullock

Front Street Surgery

Carol’s background is in business administration. I have worked in the NHS since 1989 and have been working at my current practice since 2000, having been in a managerial role since 2004 and Practice Manager since 2006.

I have the Certificate In Primary Care Practice Management from the ILM and a BSc from the Open University.

Siobhan Gorman

Pickering Medical Practice

Fiona Howell

Tollerton Surgery

Tess Johnston

Clifton Medical Practice

Carolyn Lightwing

Elvington Medical Practice

Polly Smith

York Medical Group

Polly has worked for York Medical group for 13 years, initially as a Practice Nurse, Nurse Manager and currently Clinical Nurse Manager managing a team of 14 Practice Nurses and 5 Health Care Assistants/Assistant Practitioners.

As a Practice Nurse Polly had an interest in Diabetes care and delivered a workshop at the 2014 Diabetes UK Conference, Morphing the Diabetes Team, and had an article published in Diabetes UK2014:7:1 Developing the Nursing Team in the Delivery of Diabetes Care: Experience of Including Health Care Assistants. Now in a full time management role I am responsible for clinical templates, clinical searches, audits and overseeing submission of claims.

Heather White

Helmsley & Terrington Surgeries

With a background in general management within the non-for-profit sector (local government, a national charity and a university), Heather became a Practice Manager in 2005. Over the past ten years her role has developed, so that she now manages 24 staff across two surgeries and a Pharmacy. Whilst enjoying all aspects of managing a busy doctors’ surgery Heather has a particular interest in personnel and development.