Meet Our Staff

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Meet Our Staff



Kevin Parker

Kevin Parker is our newly appointed CEO of BEDOC. Kevin has over 30 years strategic and operational experience within Primary, Secondary and Social Care, which has included managing two large out of hours GP services, and project managing complex service redesigns for numerous NHS organisations. Kevin has also been a Director of two charities supporting a range of service users with complex needs.

Information & Clinical Governance Manager 

Helen Barker

Helen Barker has worked for BEDOC since 2010, and recently started in her new position as Information and Clinical Governance Manager. 

Lead Nurse 

Lesley Quinn

Lesley Quinn is the newly appointed lead nurse for BEDOC. Lesley's role encompasses a variety of responsibilities including conducting site visits and maintaining contact with clinicians working within BEDOC.

Deputy Operations Manager 

Melanie Harvey

Melanie Harvey works for BEDOC as the Deputy Operations Manager and also manages the Multidisciplinary team contract.  She works as a lynchpin in the co-ordination of shift management, staff rotas and inductions and ensures adequate equipment is available at each base

Natalie Burchmore

Medical Secretary/Administrator

Natalie has joined the team as a new administrator and will be involved in rota fill, shift allocation and assisting with Reporting and equipment supplies.  She will be also supporting Mary with Referrals.  We are very pleased to welcome her to the team!

Medical Director 

John Kedward

Dr John Kedward is our Medical Director at BEDOC. John has 27 years experience working as a GP and currently practices as a GP in Bedfordshire. His role has also included extensive work in GP education and training, and for many years has supported the GP Out of Hours Service. 

Operations Manager /PCN Network Manager 

Sandra Mabbott 


Sandra Mabbott joined our team at BEDOC initially as Network Project Manager but has taken on a dual role as our Operations Manager. Sandra has brought with her years  of experience within in Practice Management. Her role within BEDOC involves her  overseeing all the Rota’s, shift fill, and conducting site visits associated with the Extended Access Service and Extended Hours Service.

Medicines Management Lead 

Sarah Morrish

Sarah Morrish is our newly appointed medicines management lead at BEDOC.

MDT Coordinator 

Eileen Bodsworth

Elieen is  our MDT Coordinators, working closely with Melanie to arrange meetings and ensure cohseive communciation across all our services. 


Adedayo Kuku

Dr Dayo Kuku is Chair of BEDOC and a practising GP. She has supported BEDOC for many years and we welcome her invalubale experience and support. 

Finance Manager 

Tracey Caton


Tracey Caton is our Finance Manager for BEDOC. Tracey was originally involved in the project managing of the Extended Access service, but now fully focuses on finance. 

Medical Secretary 

Mary Jones

Mary Jones works for BEDOC as our medical secretary, following years of experience in general practice. She joined BEDOC at the end of last year.

Meet Chantelle - BEDOC's Social Prescriber

Patients can be referred to BEDOC's Social Prescriber by their own GP/Nurses/Care Navigators for an appointment for support with:

  • Housing Solutions
  • Emotional Wellbeing
  • Healthly Lifestyle
  • Work, Volunteering and activities 
  • Managing Money and welfare issues
  • Support with Long term conditions

Please contact your own surgery for further information 

Tania Pettett

Senior Nurse 

Tania has joined BEDOC to assist with staff clinical supervision, auditing and supporting the many clinicians that we have working with BEDOC.  She has had a range of experiences during her nursing career and we are pleased to also welcome her to our team.