Barnet Hospital is run by an experienced and highly motivated team of individuals who between them, pool their clinical and leadership skills and experience to deliver a world class service to our patients.
Chief executive officer
Steve Shaw previous held the role of clinical director for intensive care and then divisional director for urgent care, responsible for leadership and management of all services within the division.
Director of operations
Sally Dootson joined the Royal Free in 1992 as a senior staff nurse in the intensive care unit. Since then she has worked in various clinical and operational roles, including clinical nurse manager for cardiology, lead nurse for medicine, associate director for patient flow, and most recently as divisional director of operations for the urgent care division.
Mike joined the Royal Free Hospital as a consultant paediatrician in 2001. He became clinical director for children’s services in 2009, and divisional director for women, children and imaging in 2014. He took up the post of medical director of Barnet Hospital in July 2017. Mike is passionate about patient safety, quality improvement and reducing unwarranted variation.
Julie is a senior nurse with experience in general and cardiothoracic intensive care nursing. She trained at the Whittington Hospital and from 1992 spent over 17 years working at the former Barnet and Chase Farm hospitals as a junior staff nurse then a deputy director of nursing. She joined the Royal Free Hospital in 2009 initially as the divisional nurse director in private practice then surgery and most recently urgent care.