Chester is the Hospital Director of Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Devizes and Practice Plus Group Hospital, Emersons Green.
Having studied Maths and Statistics at the University of Exeter, Chester subsequently gained financial management and leadership experience in a range of business sectors.
Since 1995, Chester has worked in the UK independent healthcare sector.
Chester is particularly interested in developing a streamlined and efficient patient experience. He is passionate about implementing best practice, and delivering the highest quality service to patients.
Lisa Self was appointed General Manager at Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Devizes in November 2019.
Before joining Practice Plus Group, Lisa enjoyed a wide-ranging career in healthcare settings encompassing the NHS, private and charitable sectors, and this informs the broad skill-set she brings to the role. Most recently, Lisa has spent two years working in the charitable sector with people with sensory loss. This has provided a very valuable insight into the challenges people face when seeking to access healthcare and, importantly, a strong desire to put solutions in place to improve access to care.
Lisa is passionate about ensuring that patients coming to Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Devizes receive the best possible care whilst with us. She recognises that we have an effective, committed team in place, and wants to ensure that the local team feel fully supported and are empowered to be the absolute best they can.
Michelle has over 30 years of nursing experience in both clinical and managerial positions in the UK and overseas. Having worked in both NHS and private organisations she is a clinical expert with a wide range of experience. She has a strong background in Surgery, Theatres and Anaesthesia and has also worked in positions leading Infection Control teams along with Mental Health.
Michelle is responsible for leading our clinical teams prioritising patient safety, quality and patient experience to ensure the centres are safe, effective, caring, responsive and well led.
Mike Burnett is Operations Manager across Practice Plus Group Surgical Centre, Devizes and Practice Plus Group Hospital, Emersons Green. He is responsible for managing all aspects of non-clinical running of the centres including booking, cleaning, catering, laundry as well as supporting the centres to ensure efficiencies. Mike initially trained as a Sports Physiotherapist and graduated from UWE in 2010. Following this he started working with Practice Plus Group’s 111 service whilst building up his own private practice. Since then Mike has worked across a number of roles within Practice Plus Group, working across all 9 of the Practice Plus Group Hospitals, gaining a wealth of operational knowledge which he brings to Devizes and Emersons Green.