Regional Chief Nurse for South East, England
Acosia is a Registered Mental Health Nurse and has worked in mental health and social care services for 19 years. She is passionate about mental health, care and service delivery that is truly person-centred.
Acosia began her nursing career working in Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust working across inpatient services before moving into the Trust’s community services where she held a number of positions over 13 years.
Acosia’s previous roles include Director of Quality (South region) and Professional Lead for Acute Mental Health and Addictions with Priory Group, and Head of Inspection for Adult Social Care at the Care Quality Commission.
Before Acosia was appointed Regional Chief Nurse at NHS England and NHS Improvement South East, England, she was the Chief Nursing Officer at Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust.