Derek Smith, former Chief Executive, Wye Valley NHS Trust

Derek SmtihJesse Norman has worked tirelessly to support the NHS, particularly to ensure that essential acute hospital services remain available to residents of the County.  He has helped to get a better deal on the Private Finance Initiative for Wye Valley NHS Trust and potentially for the wider NHS.  His commitment to health services being available to all, free at the point of service and properly funded is unswerving.