Experienced care professional Phillippa McGrath has joined Skelmersdale’s Birch Green Care Home as general manager.
Phillippa has spent her career in the care sector including 17 years as a home manager or regional manager.
Her last role was care quality manager for regional group Flight Care, which operates seven homes across the North West.
At Birch Green Phillippa, of Walton in Liverpool, will oversee the day-to-day running of the home, and implement and maintain high standards of care.
Phillippa said: “Since joining Birch Green I have enjoyed getting to know the staff, residents and their families here and I’m looking forward to leading the team as it continues deliver the highest quality care.
“I have always believed that one of the keys to quality care is working with the residents and their families to deliver truly personal care, tailored to the individual and I want to make sure we are doing this in the best ways possible.”
Birch Green cares for adults and older people with a range of needs including nursing, residential and respite care, specialist care for people with dementia and complex healthcare requirements.