Who We AreSWGP Ltd is made up of 32 GP practices across South Warwickshire, covering Warwick, Leamington, Alcester, Shipston Southam and surrounding areas. The federation has been established to deliver enhanced services to benefit the 285,000 patients we cover, and improve working practices for our staff.
Tim has over 15 years’ experience in NHS practice management, and has taken on a number of specialist roles including executive board member for South Warwickshire Clinical Commissioning Group and specialist advisor for the Care Quality Commission.
Tim is the managing director of the South Warwickshire GP Federation and responsible for the strategic direction and leadership of the organisation.
Tim is passionate about the sustainable development of Primary Care; nurturing integrated models of care with secondary care, social care and third sector providers and delivering the highest quality, best value health services to the residents of South Warwickshire.
Dr Cristina Ramos
Dr Cristina Ramos has been a partner at Rother House Medical Centre for 20 years and works 7 sessions per week. She has a special interest in Frailty and Palliative Care. She is clinical lead for the Nicol Unit, a subacute 18 bedded inpatient unit in Stratford Hospital, and the Discharge to Assess Programme which enables patients with complex needs to have a period of extended assessment in a nursing home.
She has always been passionate about putting patients at the center of all service redesign.
From October 2014 to October 2018 she was Associated Medical Director for the Integrated Care and Community Division for South Warwickshire Foundation Trust which evolved into the Out of Hospital Collaborative. Her role covered the clinical leadership of the division with a focus on pathway redesign and engagement with primary care.
From January of 2019 Cristina has been the Chair of the SWGP Federation. She is passionate about supporting the development of sustainable, resilient PCNs and ensuring General Practice has a role and voice across the system.
Director - Finance Lead
Kim has over twenty years practice management experience in South Warwickshire. Her background includes local PCT and commercial experience, writing tenders for the procurement of “Darzi” Health Centres and supporting the implementation stage.
Kim is the practice manager representative at the CCG Gateway meetings where QIPP ideas are discussed with representatives from the CCG Patient Reference Group and Arden & GEM CSU. She also undertakes training practice assessment visits on behalf of West Midlands Deanery.
Kim’s role within the South Warwickshire GP Federation includes finance and Primary Care at Scale. Kim is passionate about the development of primary care and is keen to share ideas and try new ways of working, while maintaining the high quality of patient care in South Warwickshire.
Director Workforce / Training Hub Lead
Prior to moving into practice management, Jon worked in the commercial sector for ten years, including taking on the role of Operations Director of a limited company. This involved profit and loss responsibility and the leadership of several sites.
Jon’s role within South Warwickshire GP Federation focuses on workforce and primary care at scale. This includes training & development, planning, strategy and transformation. Jon has a particular interest in leadership, workforce development, retention and is excited about effective collaborative and operationally efficient working within the federation.
Dr Mike Caley
Mike is committed to representing the interests of grass roots GPs in South Warwickshire to address the issues of sustainable workload, high quality patient care and working at scale across practices.
Dr Tim Shackley
Director Lead on Communications and Primary Care at Scale
Tim has been a full time partner at Bidford on Avon for 21 years. Tim is a committed GP Trainer at his training practice of 11000 patients. Tim has succeeded in the challenge of developing new premises and has been involved in the federation since its conception.
Tim’s role within South Warwickshire GP includes communications and Primary Care at Scale.
Tim considers the main role of the federation will be improve to the quality of life for clinicians and patients by allowing primary care to re-establish itself as a leader in integrated community-led health care delivery.
Service Delivery Manager
Project Manager & Data Analytics Specialist
Lead Development Nurse
Primary Care IT Projects Officer