Alexandra Blohm

Head of Supporting a Profession under Pressure Programme
General Medical Council

Alex is heading up a programme to work with partners to improve healthcare environments and cultures. This will attract and retain staff by supporting their wellbeing and enable them to provide high quality and safe patient care. This includes addressing the findings and recommendations identified by three independent reviews that the GMC published in 2019, including the Caring for doctors Caring for patients report published in November 2019, co-authored by Professor Michael West and Dame Denise Coia. Prior to starting her current role in January 2020, Alex was the Strategic Lead for the wellbeing review that led to the Caring for doctors Caring for patients report.