Lesley Holdsworth - HETT 2020

Lesley Holdsworth

Clinical Lead for Health and Social Care
Scottish Government

Lesley works as part of the Digital Clinical Leads team with direct responsibility for nursing, midwifery and the allied health professions (NMAHP). Her role is to provide clinical advice to policy colleagues in support of strategic direction as well as leadership to and with the clinical workforce. She is supported in this role by six national senior leads. The role covers all Digital NMAHP issues including informatics, digital practice and developing a digitally enabled workforce. It requires a deep understanding of the current clinical and policy landscape, its challenges and direction as well as the digital aspirations for Scotland.