Slater, Richard /

Richard Slater

Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon and Chief Clinical Information Officer, Rotherham General Hospital.

Richard Slater was appointed as a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at Rotherham General Hospital in 2006. He has developed his clinical interests, which have included laparoscopic and minimal invasive surgery techniques, in the fields of general surgery and coloproctology. He has also developed interests in perioperative care and enhanced recovery after surgery.

He has always had a strong interest in Health Informatics and how IT can improve clinical productivity and safety. He became Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust Chief Clinical Information Officer in December 2013.