Sarah Laing

Executive Lead East Staffordshire Federation & Mercian GP Networks

Sarah has worked for Howbeck since 2017, she set up, leads and directs the new Primary Care Networks across East Staffordshire and Tamworth (Mercian PCN).
She has over 25 years NHS experience; working as a CCG Chief Operating Officer and Director of Commissioning, Transformation and Performance in the Midlands.

Sarah has a varied career portfolio combining Clinical, Business and Marketing and Public Health, she has extensive NHS board experience, and in addition has successfully completed the Nye Bevan Executive Leaders Programme. Sarah has specialised in organisational change; her passion is working with Primary Care facilitating resilient GP practices and productive partnerships, moving towards the New Models of Care for “Integrated at Scale Working”, to innovate and improve outcomes. Sarah works closely with the Staffordshire Training Hub and is proactive in the workforce development within the Primary Care Networks.