Prior to the first official ‘lockdown’, Hertfordshire County Council took the decision to cease monitoring visits for residential and nursing homes to minimise infection risks. In normal circumstances, Bryony Morris's team would undertake these monitoring and quality assurance visits. In their absence, they soon realised how important it was to make sure care providers continued to feel supported - and they had a plan...
Bryony Morris has been working in the public sector since 2008 and within commissioning and contract management since 2009.
This has included managing contracts for home care, residential and nursing care and managing the team of contract and monitoring offers for Public Health contracts within Lincolnshire County Council.
Bryony moved to Hertfordshire in 2018 to take up the post of Monitoring and Quality Assurance Manager within Adult Care Services for residential and nursing homes.