Consultant Acute Physician National Clinical Director – Infection management, AMR, Deterioration National Specialty advisor- Sepsis National Clinical Lead- COVID oximetry/virtual wards Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust NHS England and NHS Improvement
Matt is an Acute physician at Hampshire Hospitals, professor at the University of Southampton & Clinical Director for digital at Wessex AHSN.
His roles NHS England are as National Clinical Director for Infection management/Sepsis, AMR and Deterioration; for Virtual wards/COVID oximetry@home.
He developed/lead on national COVID clinical pathways in all settings/policy/evidence in all settings and collaborated with the WHO.
He is currently:
- Developing integrated infection assessment hubs and virtual wards linked to both diagnostics and therapeutics to optimally manage infections in out of hospital settings.
- improving processes in the recognition, escalation, communication and response to the deteriorating patient
- developing the soft signs of deterioration and collaborating on ReSTORE2
- standardising the country to using NEWS2, and leading on its CQUIN
HSJ awards in sepsis 2019, deterioration 2020 and safety 2021