Rachel Yates

Rachel is Executive Director of Consulting Services and GIRFT Projects @RNOH, as well as Managing Director and Deputy SRO of the GIRFT Programme.

Co-founder of the GIRFT programme alongside Professor Tim Briggs and Rob Hurd, Rachel is also Director of the National Orthopaedic Alliance.

Rachel is a public affairs and clinical management consultancy professional with more than twenty five years’ experience, including delivering complex data driven clinical improvement programmes, managing trade associations, policy development,  public affairs, stakeholder engagement, government relations, corporate journalism, public relations and has been on the membership of a number of key national committees and policy development groups.