Janet Penny – Senior Case Manager & Director
Janet is a Registered Nurse with a Diploma in Professional Studies in Nursing. Studying at the North Manchester College of Nursing, she qualified in 1993. She worked to a senior level in the NHS between May 1993 and April 2006, primarily in oncology, accident & emergency nursing and discharge facilitation.
Janet worked as a Case Manager with JSP Manchester from April 2006 until February 2009 and joined UK Case Management Ltd in 2009, holding the position of Senior Case Manager and Registered Manager until April 2015. With over seventeen years experience of paediatric and adult neurological and orthopaedic case management, Janet formed Link Case Management Ltd in April 2015, building upon her extensive knowledge and experience of the complexities of working with seriously injured individuals in the medico-legal arena. She is adept at working under single or joint instruction within the framework of The Rehabilitation Code.
Amanda Penny – Senior Case Manager & CQC Registered Manager
Amanda possesses over ten years experience in the brain injury and social care arena in a variety of roles.
After leaving university, she joined the team at the Transitional Rehabilitation Unit in St Helens before moving to working in clients’ homes.
Starting off as a Support Worker, Amanda progressed to a Team Leader and then Assistant Case Manager role. She also worked with Smith Consultancy Ltd as an Assistant Psychologist before securing her Case Manager roles.
Amanda is skilled at managing challenging behaviours (both from clients and professionals!) and is able to handle all situations with a pragmatic and dynamic approach. With a friendly and reassuring manner, Amanda gives her all to advocating for clients and promoting their best outcome.
You can contact Amanda directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07718 947 338 or email email@example.com
Liz Regan – Senior Case Manager
Liz is an HCPC registered Occupational Therapist with an MSc in Health Through Occupation. She qualified in 2007 and gained experience in a variety of NHS settings in London teaching hospitals including Care of Older People, General Medical and Paediatrics, as well as Social Services. She specialised in Paediatrics before working as a Case Manager with Corpore and as a Clinical Consultant with Innovate HMG in Manchester until 2014, when she became a DWP approved Disability Analyst conducting disability benefits assessments. In 2015 she became the Quality Lead for Medacs Healthcare, responsible for recruiting and training staff, and maintaining overall clinical quality standards. She joined the Link CM team in 2018.
Her experience has given Liz a good understanding of both the public and private sector services, and she has worked with people with a wide variety of medical conditions and disabilities. She likes to work holistically, delivering client-centred solutions and is naturally people-focused.
You can contact Liz directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07719 321 651 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Shelley Prince – Senior Case Manager
Having qualified as a Registered Nurse in 2004, Shelley worked at The Christie and Wythenshawe Hospitals, primarily in pulmonary oncology and stem cell transplantation. Since 2011, Shelley has worked as a brain injury Case Manager, progressing to senior roles in which she has been responsible for managing teams of Case Managers whilst maintaining a full client caseload. With a keen eye for detail, remaining client-focused and being a strong advocate for her clients, Shelley works with clients to identify and achieve their goals and realistic expectations.
You can contact Shelley directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07522 182 578 or email email@example.com
Bev McBride – Case Manager
Bev is a registered Musculo-skeletal Clinician and Allied Health Professional (AHP), with over 20 years’ experience in the treatment & rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries. Having set up her own company, she initially divided her work between private practice and various professional rugby teams. After 15 years of building the business, Bev sold it in 2015 to a large physiotherapy chain.
Having worked extensively with clients young to old, inactive to professional athletes, Bev’s career to date provides her with extensive experience in both client care and liaising with a wide variety of professional bodies. Bev joined us at Link Case Management in April 2022.
Bev is also an associate with the College of Policing, where she is a qualified assessor in the recruitment of new police constables.
You can contact Bev directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07739 359 651 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tsivia Nemetsky – Case Manager
After qualifying in 2017 as a Registered General Nurse from the University of Hertfordshire, Tsivia spent 5 years working as a District Nurse in London and Manchester.
Tsivia’s experience has meant that she is skilled at providing help, advice and support, and is confident in managing clients with complex medical needs. Using a holistic approach enables Tsivia to work with clients effectively, whilst supporting their physical and psychological needs, and maintaining a client-focused approach.
In her spare time, Tsivia enjoys spending time with her husband and children, long nature walks, art and playing netball.
You can contact Tsivia directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07354 901 331 or email email@example.com
Sarah Wilde – Finance & Office Manager
Joining LCM in 2015, Sarah brings a wealth of experience in administration in a case management setting. Her clear thinking and organisational abilities help keep the team on the straight and narrow!
Having two young children means her spare time is no longer her own, however, when she gets the chance, Sarah enjoys everything outdoors, reading, dancing (mainly to Sean Paul) but most of all, spending quality time with her husband and children.
You can contact Sarah directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07522 182 572 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Helen Dutton – Case Manager Assistant
Helen is a Registered General Nurse with a BSc in Nursing Practice. She qualified in 1989 and gained experience in medical and surgical nursing before moving to oncology working at Christie Hospital from 1991 to 2004. In 2004 she specialised in pulmonary oncology as a Macmillan Clinical Nurse in a large teaching hospital in Manchester. She has experience in the NHS and private healthcare insurance sector.
Using a holistic approach, Helen is experienced in managing the physical and emotional needs of people affected by significant life-changing events, including palliative and end of life care. She is experienced in service development and project management. Helen joined Link CM Ltd in 2022.
You can contact Helen directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07522 182 576 or email email@example.com
Jonathan So – Case Manager Assistant
Jonny is deeply committed to making a positive impact both within and outside the workplace. In his role as a Case Manager Assistant, his primary objective is to excel in supporting our Case Managers to achieve their objectives, thereby ensuring the seamless flow of operations within the company.
Beyond his professional commitments, Jonny cherishes the moments spent with his wife during their leisure hours. They enjoy leisurely walks in the nearby park and around the city centre, enjoy visits with friends and family, and indulge in the captivating narratives of Japanese and Korean dramas, creating cherished memories that enrich their lives.
You can contact Jonny directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07305 056 455 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Beth Penny Neilson – Case Manager Assistant
Beth is a member of the CMA team and enjoys assisting the Case Managers wherever and whenever she can.
Beth mainly worked in retail until moving into admin work, prior to up-scaling to CMA. When not at work she’s usually cooking, reading a book or watching The Blossoms.
You can contact Beth directly on (0161) 445 5500, 07305 074 987 or email email@example.com
Katie Heard – Compliance Coordinator
Prior to joining LCM in July 2020, Katie spent 9 years in the recruitment industry in a challenging role at one of Manchester’s biggest employers, where compliance was at the forefront of her ongoing responsibilities. Managing over 160 staff every day was a challenge that set her in good stead to become LCM’s compliance chief.
In her spare time Katie likes to spend time with family and friends. With a BA in performing arts, Katie also has good training for her favoured pastimes of singing (sometimes too much, according to her), dancing and socialising.
You can contact Katie directly on (0161) 445 5500, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Karen Thompson – Admin Assistant
Karen has held secretarial/PA/admin roles in the private and charity sectors, the travel industry and the NHS.
In her free time Karen enjoys socialising, films, reading and football – Karen is regularly seen freezing at the sideline on a cold Sunday morning – Go Bramhall North!!
You can contact Karen directly on (0161) 445 5500 or email email@example.com
Alison Powell – Admin Assistant
Alison joined us in September 2017 and has been a valuable addition to the team.
Alison was a Registered Childminder for the 9 years, a job she loved but now her children are both in full time education she felt it was time to get back in the adult world!
You can contact Alison directly on (0161) 445 5500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Abigail Hoy – Admin Assistant
Abigail joined us in August 2022. She brings many years of administration experience which she has developed working within the NHS, including 4 years at the Royal Oldham Hospital. Her focus is on helping others and she makes a wonderful addition to the team.
In her spare time Abigail enjoys spending time with family and friends and loves going on holiday.
You can contact Abi directly on (0161) 445 5500 or email email@example.com