Orchard Brooks Healthcare (OBH), founded by Chantel Brooks, was established to offer training and specialist clinical support to like-minded individuals and healthcare companies.
Chantel is passionate about delivering safe, high quality care and sharing her wealth of knowledge with those working within health and social care. Chantel has over 12 years of experience of caring for clients, both as a clinical lead and Registered Manager, having graduated with an Adult Nursing BSC (Hons) in 2009.
Chantel has cared for people who are acutely ill, chronically ill and terminally ill, including palliative care patients within nursing hospital and home settings. She has specialist interests in complex clinical care, including brain and spinal injury and community nursing issues.
Within her work for OBH, Chantel acts as Nursing Consultant and adviser to case managers and completed agency providers, for whom she delivers all aspects of clinical support. She develops clinical protocols for care and management of clinical clients, both adult and children, with complex care needs. Chantel delivers clinical training to clients including, but not limited to, case management companies, local commissioners supporting clients with personal health budgets and complex care agencies.
Chantel works alongside Marie Neil who joined OBH in 2021.
Marie qualified as a nurse in 2003 and has worked in a variety of NHS settings where she gained skills working with both adults and children with additional needs, particularly children with neurological impairment and complex clinical needs.
In her role at OBH, Marie acts as nursing consultant and a clinical trainer to clients in the community. She supports with assessments, implementing care plans with clinical procedures and undertakes and implements both environmental and clinical risk assessments. Marie also provides clinical training and competencies to healthcare professionals.
Adrienne Stafford joined the OBH team as Clinical Coordinator in 2021, to oversee the clinical enquiries, training bookings and liaise with clients.