Hilary Fordham - Chief Operating Officer

Hilary Fordham

Hilary was the Chief Commissioning Officer at Lancashire North CCG, and following the boundary change, took up the Chief Operating Officer role in the Morecambe Bay CCG. 

Prior to taking up her role at the CCG, Hilary worked as Head of Commissioning for unscheduled care and children’s services at North Lancashire CCG. During this time she was responsible for overseeing the development of a range of joint working initiatives with the local authority, acute trusts and a range of other partners to improve services for patients who require urgent care or care in a community setting and for children, young people and their families.

Prior to her post at North Lancashire CCG, which she commenced in 2007, Hilary worked for Cumbria and Lancashire Strategic Health Authority assisting a range of organisations with performance improvement issues.

Hilary has also worked in the private sector for Coopers and Lybrand and KPMG, undertaking a range of audit work on behalf of the Audit Commission and consultancy work in the North West and other parts of the UK.