The Queen’s Nursing Institute , Chief Executive
Dr Crystal Oldman is Chief Executive of the Queen’s Nursing Institute. Crystal started her career in the NHS in 1975 as a ward orderly and worked in some of the most deprived communities in London after qualifying as a nurse and later as a Health Visitor.
Crystal also spent 18 years based in Higher Education, completing her academic career as Dean, where her role included the development of partnerships to promote evidence based practice within the integrated community nursing, primary care and social care workforce.
Crystal is the Governing Body Nurse of Aylesbury CCG, with a particular interest in quality assurance and the transformation of primary and community services to meet the national agenda of care being delivered closer to home.