Ruth Glassborow

Director of Improvement, Healthcare Improvement Scotland

Ruth Glassborow is the director of improvement support and ihub at Healthcare Improvement Scotland. The Improvement Hub provides support for health and social care organisations across Scotland to redesign and continuously improve services, with the ultimate aim of improving the health and wellbeing outcomes for people in Scotland. Before joining Healthcare Improvement Scotland, Ruth worked in the Scottish Government providing strategic leadership for a portfolio of programmes focused on delivering sustained improvements across dementia and mental health services. Prior to this she held a range of senior management positions in health and social care around the UK. Ruth started her career in the NHS as a national management trainee. She has a master`s degree in public administration from Warwick Business School and a master's degree in leadership (quality improvement) from Ashridge Business School. She is also a Health Foundation Generation Q Fellow.