Ann Rushforth, Chief Executive, ScotNursing Ltd is a professionally qualified nurse and midwife who set up ScotNursing in 1987. ScotNursing Ltd is a nursing and care agency which supplies hospitals, nursing homes, occupational health, research, first aid provision. ScotHomecare provides domiciliary care to many hundreds of people from young children who are ventilated at home to personal care.
The Company has grown to have more than 6000 nurses and carers who regularly work flexible hours and contracted hours, which suit their lifestyles. With this growth, turnover is currently at £14 million, with a projected £20 million next year. External investment obtained at the end of 2002 will facilitate significant, accelerated growth over the next twelve months.
As Chief Executive, Ann believes the company’s growth is attributable to the provision of the highest standards of nursing and care as an imperative, and to the ability to respond to the ever-changing demands of diverse, healthcare-related markets.