Director of Contracting and Performance
Sarah Valentine has spent 35 years working within the NHS across south London and in Sussex. Her previous roles have included Director of Commissioning roles across a number of CCGs, Director of Contracting and Performance, establishing Commissioning Support services and also as a national specialist in nursing and midwifery agency services for the Department of Health. She has also specialised in developing innovative care pathways for patients (alongside new models of contracts to support these pathways).
Sarah is responsible for providing strategic contracting and performance services not only to the Alliance CCGs, but also to the other CCGs in Sussex. Sarah has a keen interest in developing services that not only offer improved outcomes for patients, but are cost effective.
Sarah also works to NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG, NHSEastbourne, Hailsham and Seaford CCG, NHS East Surrey CCG and NHS Hastings and Rother CCG.