Máire Brookfield, B.SC (HONS) INFO.SYS.MGMT
Director of Services UK
Máire is responsible for leading HCI’s expansion into the UK healthcare sector, developing and tailoring HCI’s products and services for its UK clients, and directing HCI’s operations in the UK. This builds on Máire’s previous experience as Director of Quality Information Systems for HCI and Operations Manager for HCI’s Australia branch. Máire is a member of HCI Management Team, involved in all organisational planning, including strategic development, operational objective setting, monthly monitoring of financial targets and operational issues affecting all areas of the business.
In her previous role as Director of Quality Information Systems, Máire was responsible for the implementation of Quality Management Information Systems in healthcare organisations. She oversaw the full development and implementation process, which includes facilitating process mapping and reengineering sessions with senior management, restructuring quality processes, developing customised electronic solutions, educating and training staff of all levels, supporting the rollout of redeveloped systems and ongoing follow up and evaluation. Máire was also responsible for the delivery of HCI’s outsourced quality and safety support service.
Máire was previously the Operations Manager in HCI’s Australian branch, where she was responsible for direct delivery and co-ordination of all HCI projects in Australia.
Prior to joining HCI, Máire held posts in the private sector, higher education and the community and voluntary sector. She has a solid background in projects and corporate and operational management, and has extensive experience in the implementation of quality management systems and the use of electronic systems to improve efficiency. Maire has held several board positions in Community and Voluntary Sector Management Committees.
Máire holds an honours Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems and Management and a Masters in Business Administration from NUIG, specialising in strategic management and operational excellence in the services sector.